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TranslingualEdit

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EtymologyEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  ‎(hand) + phonetic  – to beckon with the hand.

Han characterEdit

(radical 64 +5, 8 strokes, cangjie input 手尸竹口 (QSHR), four-corner 57062, composition)

  1. beckon, summon
  2. recruit, levy

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 427, character 1
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 11968
  • Dae Jaweon: page 775, character 5
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 1860, character 7
  • Unihan data for U+62DB

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.

PronunciationEdit


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

Initial: (23)
Final:
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie:
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/t͡ɕiᴇu/ /t͡ɕi̯ɛu/ /t͡ɕiɛu/ /t͡ɕiɛu/ /ciaw/ /t͡ɕĭɛu/ /t͡ɕjæu/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
2128 2 /*tjew/

DefinitionsEdit

  1. to beckon
  2. to recruit
  3. classifier for moves or blows (especially in martial arts)

CompoundsEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 5 “Kyōiku” kanji)

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ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

‎(cho, gyo) (hangeul , , revised cho, gyo, McCune-Reischauer ch'o, kyo, Yale cho, kyo)

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(chiêu, cheo, gieo, treo, chạo, chắp, chiu, giẹo, reo)

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