See also:
U+6383, 掃
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-6383

[U+6382]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+6384]
掃 U+2F8BC, 掃
CJK COMPATIBILITY IDEOGRAPH-2F8BC
捨
[U+2F8BB]
CJK Compatibility Ideographs Supplement 揤
[U+2F8BD]

TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 64, +8, 11 strokes, cangjie input 手尸一月 (QSMB), four-corner 57027, composition)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 436, character 14
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 12237
  • Dae Jaweon: page 785, character 25
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 3, page 1908, character 4
  • Unihan data for U+6383

ChineseEdit

trad.
simp.

Glyph originEdit

Ideogrammic compound (會意) – a (“hand”) with a (“broomstick”).

PronunciationEdit


Note: sào - only used in certain compounds meaning “broom” (掃帚, 掃把).
Note:
  • sáu - vernacular;
  • suā - literary.
  • Min Nan
  • Note:
    • sàu - vernacular;
    • sò/sò͘ - literary.
  • Wu

  • Rime
    Character
    Reading # 1/2 2/2
    Initial () (16) (16)
    Final () (89) (89)
    Tone (調) Rising (X) Departing (H)
    Openness (開合) Open Open
    Division () I I
    Fanqie
    Reconstructions
    Zhengzhang
    Shangfang
    /sɑuX/ /sɑuH/
    Pan
    Wuyun
    /sɑuX/ /sɑuH/
    Shao
    Rongfen
    /sɑuX/ /sɑuH/
    Edwin
    Pulleyblank
    /sawX/ /sawH/
    Li
    Rong
    /sɑuX/ /sɑuH/
    Wang
    Li
    /sɑuX/ /sɑuH/
    Bernard
    Karlgren
    /sɑuX/ /sɑuH/
    Expected
    Mandarin
    Reflex
    sǎo sào
    Zhengzhang system (2003)
    Character
    Reading # 1/2 2/2
    No. 10985 10987
    Phonetic
    component
    Rime
    group
    Rime
    subdivision
    1 1
    Corresponding
    MC rime
    Old
    Chinese
    /*suːʔ/ /*suːs/
    Notes

    DefinitionsEdit

    1. to clean with a broom; to sweep clean
      /   ―  sǎo  ―  to sweep the floor
    2. to clear away; to exterminate; to eliminate
    3. (historical) to go on a punitive expedition; to stabilise (a political situation); to conquer
    4. (of eyes) to sweep over; to sweep away; to dart a look at
    5. to offer sacrifices and pay respect to a dead person at the tomb
    6. to paint; to write
    7. total; all; entire
    8. broom; broomstick
    9. (Hakka) to beat up somebody

    CompoundsEdit


    JapaneseEdit

    KanjiEdit

    (common “Jōyō” kanji)

    1. To sweep

    ReadingsEdit

    CompoundsEdit


    KoreanEdit

    HanjaEdit

    (eumhun (sseul so))

    1. Hanja form? of (sweep).

    CompoundsEdit


    VietnameseEdit

    Han characterEdit

    : Hán Nôm readings: tảo, sẩu

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