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TranslingualEdit

Stroke order

EtymologyEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *ʔsruːʔ): semantic  + phonetic  ‎(OC *koːl)

Originally a variant form of . Borrowed to mean a similar action.

The popular interpretation as a hand looking for an halberd is a mnemonic and not the etymology of the character.

Han characterEdit

(radical 64 +4, 7 strokes, cangjie input 手戈 (QI), four-corner 53050, composition)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 419, character 18
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 11851
  • Dae Jaweon: page 766, character 10
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 1835, character 4
  • Unihan data for U+627E

ReferencesEdit

  • “找 etymology”, in YellowBridge[1] (in Mandarin/English), accessed 2014-02-18

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.

PronunciationEdit



Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/1
No. 17661
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
1
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*ʔsruːʔ/
Notes

VerbEdit

  1. to look for, to seek
  2. to ask for somebody, to call on somebody
  3. to give change
    /   ―  Zhè shì zhǎo nǐ de qián.  ―  Here is your change.
      ―  bù yòng zhǎo le  ―  Keep the change

See alsoEdit

CompoundsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • “找”, in MDBG English to Chinese dictionary ( Based on CC-CEDICT )[2] (in Mandarin/English), accessed 2014-02-14
  • “Jukuu”, in Jukuu[3] (in Mandarin/English), accessed 2014-04-06

JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

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ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

‎(jo) (hangeul , revised jo, McCune-Reischauer cho, Yale co)

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(quơ, hoa, chết, trảo)

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