- KangXi: page 458, character 15
- Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 12806
- Dae Jaweon: page 807, character 4
- Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 1969, character 3
- Unihan data for U+64CD
|simp. and trad.
- Euphemistic spelling of 肏 (“to fuck”).
- The usage of 操 as "fuck" did not arise until computers came into mainstream use; the character came to be used as a replacement for 肏 (cào), as it was not available in older typefaces.
- Goon: そう (sō), (historical) さう (sau)
- Kan’on: そう (sō), (historical) さう (sau)
- Kun: あやつる (ayatsuru), とる (toru), みさお (misao)
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