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TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Historical forms of the character
Oracle bone script Bronze inscriptions Small seal script

Ideogrammic compound (會意):  + 

Han characterEdit

(radical 66 +3, 7 strokes, cangjie input 人中人大 (OLOK), four-corner 28240, composition)

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 468, character 10
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 13113
  • Dae Jaweon: page 816, character 3
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 132, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+6538

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.

PronunciationEdit


Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (36)
Final () (136)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/jɨu/
Pan
Wuyun
/jiu/
Shao
Rongfen
/iəu/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/juw/
Li
Rong
/iu/
Wang
Li
/jĭəu/
Bernard
Karlgren
/i̯ə̯u/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
yóu
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
yōu
Middle
Chinese
‹ yuw ›
Old
Chinese
/*liw/
English place where

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
Reading # 1/1
No. 15480
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
2
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*lɯw/

DefinitionsEdit

  1. distant, far
  2. adverbial prefix

JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

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ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

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

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See alsoEdit


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(du, đu)

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