U+66F9, 曹
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-66F9

[U+66F8]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+66FA]
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TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 73 +7, 11 strokes, cangjie input 廿田日 (TWA), four-corner 55606)

  1. plaintiff and defendant
  2. division department of the central government in ancient times
  3. official
  4. group, team
  5. a surname
  6. Cao, the name of a vassal state in China during the Zhou Dynasty (1046-221 BC), covering roughly the area of modern-day Dingtao County in Heze, southwestern Shandong province

Derived charactersEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 502, character 13
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 14297
  • Dae Jaweon: page 876, character 3
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1511, character 6
  • Unihan data for U+66F9

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.

Glyph originEdit

Historical forms of the character
Oracle bone script Bronze inscriptions Large seal script Small seal script
       
Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*ʔsluː
*ʔsluː
*ʔsluːu
*ʔsluː
*ʔsluː, *zluː
*zluː
*zluː
*zluː, *zluːs
*zluː
*zluː
褿 *zluː
*zluː
*lju, *zluːŋ

 +  + ; the top two have merged and now resemble with an extra stroke.

PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (15)
Final () (89)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/d͡zɑu/
Pan
Wuyun
/d͡zɑu/
Shao
Rongfen
/d͡zɑu/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/d͡zaw/
Li
Rong
/d͡zɑu/
Wang
Li
/d͡zɑu/
Bernard
Karlgren
/d͡zʱɑu/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
cáo
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
cáo
Middle
Chinese
‹ dzaw ›
Old
Chinese
/*N-tsˤu/
English come together; pair

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. 1154
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
1
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*zluː/
Notes

DefinitionsEdit

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ReferencesEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

  1. cadet
  2. friend

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

‎(jo) (hangeul , revised jo, McCune-Reischauer cho, Yale co)

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CompoundsEdit


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(tào)

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