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U+68A2, 梢
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-68A2

[U+68A1]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+68A3]

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TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 75, +7, 11 strokes, cangjie input 木火月 (DFB), four-corner 49927, composition)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 530, character 5
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 14866
  • Dae Jaweon: page 918, character 4
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1213, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+68A2

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.

Glyph originEdit

Historical forms of the character
Shuowen Jiezi (compiled in Han)
Small seal script
 
Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*sreːw
*sreːw, *sew
*sreːw
*sreːw, *slewɢs
*sreːw
*sreːw, *sew
*sreːw
*sreːw
*sreːw
*sreːw
*sreːw, *sew
*sreːw, *sew
*sreːw
*sreːw, *sew
*sreːw, *sreːws
*sreːws
*sreːws, *sʰews, *sew
*sreːwɢs, *slew, *sreːwɢ
*sreːws
*sreːws
*sʰewʔ
*sʰews
*sʰews
*sʰews
*sʰews
*zews
*sew
*sew
*sew
*sew
*sew
*sew
*sew
*slew
*sew
*slew, *slews
*slewɢs
*l'ewʔ
*seːw, *sleːw
*seːw
*slewɢ
*sreːwɢ

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *sreːw): semantic  (tree) + phonetic  (OC *slew, *slews).

PronunciationEdit


Note:
  • sau - literary;
  • siau - vernacular.

Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (21)
Final () (90)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () II
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ʃˠau/
Pan
Wuyun
/ʃᵚau/
Shao
Rongfen
/ʃau/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ʂaɨw/
Li
Rong
/ʃau/
Wang
Li
/ʃau/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ʂau/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
shāo
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/1
No. 13710
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
2
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*sreːw/

DefinitionsEdit

  1. pointed tip of something long like a branch
  2. rudder

CompoundsEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

  1. treetop

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Kanji in this term
こずえ
Jinmeiyō
kun’yomi

Originally a compound of (ko, tree, combining form) +‎ (sue, tip, end).

The sue changes to zue as an instance of rendaku (連濁).

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

(hiragana こずえ, rōmaji kozue, historical hiragana こずゑ)

  1. a treetop
    Synonym: 木末 (konure)
Derived termsEdit
ProverbsEdit

Proper nounEdit

(hiragana こずえ, rōmaji Kozue, historical hiragana こずゑ)

  1. a female given name
  2. a surname

Etymology 2Edit

Kanji in this term
しょう
Jinmeiyō
goon

/seu//ɕeu//ɕoː/

From Middle Chinese (MC ʃˠau).

Proper nounEdit

(hiragana しょう, rōmaji Shō, historical hiragana せう)

  1. a female given name

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(cho) (hangeul , revised cho, McCune–Reischauer ch'o, Yale cho)

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(sao)

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