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TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 61 +7, 11 strokes, cangjie input 人大心 (OKP), four-corner 28334, composition)

  1. long, far, remote, distant
  2. leisurely

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 388, character 7
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 10681
  • Dae Jaweon: page 720, character 22
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 4, page 2300, character 15
  • Unihan data for U+60A0

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.

PronunciationEdit

Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (), Pronunciation 1/1

Initial: (36)
Final:
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie:
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/jɨu/ /i̯ə̯u/ /iu/ /jiu/ /juw/ /jĭəu/ /iəu/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
yōu ‹ yuw › /*liw/ long-brooding

Notes for Old Chinese notations in the Baxter-Sagart system:

  • Parentheses "()" indicate uncertain presence;
  • Square brackets "[]" indicate uncertain identity, e.g. *[t] as coda may in fact be *-t or *-p;
  • Angle brackets "<>" indicate infix;
  • Hyphen "-" indicates morpheme boundary;
  • Period "." indicates syllable boundary.
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
15479 2 /*lɯw/

DefinitionsEdit

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ReferencesEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

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ReadingsEdit

Proper nounEdit

‎(hiragana ゆう, romaji )

  1. A male given name

Proper nounEdit

‎(hiragana はるか, romaji Haruka)

  1. A female given name

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

‎(yu) (hangeul , revised yu, McCune-Reischauer yu, Yale yu)

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(du, đu)

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