U+68A2, 梢
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-68A2

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

TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

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

Derived charactersEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 530, character 5
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 14866
  • Dae Jaweon: page 918, character 4
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): 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
 

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

(こずえ) (kozue (historical kana こずゑ)

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

Proper nounEdit

(こずえ) (Kozue (historical kana 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

(しょう) (Shō (historical kana 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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