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TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 72 +5, 9 strokes, cangjie input 日竹竹中 (AHHL), four-corner 60727, composition)

  1. one of the 28 constellations (the Pleiades)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 494, character 6
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 13865
  • Dae Jaweon: page 858, character 12
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1503, character 2
  • Unihan data for U+6634

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

‎(Jyutping maau5, Yale maau5)

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JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

  1. the Pleiades (star cluster)

ReadingsEdit

Etymology 1Edit

By extension from 統ばる ‎(subaru, to bunch together; to unite), due to the way the stars in the constellation all cluster together.

Proper nounEdit

‎(hiragana すばる, romaji Subaru)

  1. the Pleiades (star cluster)

Etymology 2Edit

Character borrowed for its meaning. See 熟字訓 (jukujikun) for details.

Proper nounEdit

‎(hiragana すまる, romaji Sumaru)

‎(hiragana たかし, romaji Takashi)

‎(hiragana のぼる, romaji Noboru)

  1. a masculine given name

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

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

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MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

‎(Pinyin mǎo (mao3), Wade-Giles mao3)

Proper nounEdit

  1. the Pleiades (star cluster)

VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(mão, máu)

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