See also:
U+6A13, 樓
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-6A13

[U+6A12]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+6A14]

TranslingualEdit

Japanese
Simplified
Traditional

Han characterEdit

(radical 75, +11, 15 strokes, cangjie input 木中田女 (DLWV), four-corner 45944, composition)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 549, character 31
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 15430
  • Dae Jaweon: page 937, character 24
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 2, page 1279, character 4
  • Unihan data for U+6A13

ChineseEdit

trad.
simp.
alternative forms 𣏥 nonstandard

Glyph originEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *ɡ·roː): semantic (tree) + phonetic (OC *ɡ·roː, *ɡ·ro).

PronunciationEdit


Note:
  • lâu - vernacular;
  • lô͘/liô - literary.
  • Wu

    Rime
    Character
    Reading # 1/1
    Initial () (37)
    Final () (137)
    Tone (調) Level (Ø)
    Openness (開合) Open
    Division () I
    Fanqie
    Reconstructions
    Zhengzhang
    Shangfang
    /ləu/
    Pan
    Wuyun
    /ləu/
    Shao
    Rongfen
    /ləu/
    Edwin
    Pulleyblank
    /ləw/
    Li
    Rong
    /lu/
    Wang
    Li
    /ləu/
    Bernard
    Karlgren
    /lə̯u/
    Expected
    Mandarin
    Reflex
    lóu
    Zhengzhang system (2003)
    Character
    Reading # 1/1
    No. 8453
    Phonetic
    component
    Rime
    group
    Rime
    subdivision
    0
    Corresponding
    MC rime
    Old
    Chinese
    /*ɡ·roː/

    DefinitionsEdit

    1. building (of two or more stories) (Classifier: m c;  m;  c)
    2. floor; level (Classifier: )
      那個房子 [MSC, trad.]
      那个房子 [MSC, simp.]
      Nàge fángzi yǒu sān céng lóu. [Pinyin]
      That house has three floors.
      / [Cantonese]  ―  ngo5 zyu6 hai2 ji6 lau4-2. [Jyutping]  ―  I live on the second floor.
    3. (Internet slang) comment; post
      9 / 9  ―  9 lóu  ―  comment #9
      /   ―  lóuzhǔ  ―  OP
      /   ―  gàilóu  ―  to reply to a thread
      一下,[……] / 一下,[……]  ―  jièlóu wèn yīxià, [...... ]  ―  (please add an English translation of this example)
    4. A surname​. Lou

    SynonymsEdit

    CompoundsEdit

    DescendantsEdit

    • Thai: เหลา (lǎo, restaurant)
    • Vietnamese: lầu

    ReferencesEdit


    JapaneseEdit

    Shinjitai

    Kyūjitai

    KanjiEdit

    (uncommon “Hyōgai” kanjikyūjitai kanji, shinjitai form )

    1. tower
    2. turret

    ReadingsEdit


    KoreanEdit

    HanjaEdit

    (ru>nu) (hangeul >)

    1. This term needs a translation to English. Please help out and add a translation, then remove the text {{rfdef}}.

    VietnameseEdit

    Han characterEdit

    (lâu, lầu)

    1. (literary) a multi-story building
    2. floor (of a multi-level building)
      • circa 19th century, Dương Minh; Ðức Thị, "Thạch Sanh Lý Thông Thư", lines 668-669
        呢段公主沖宮,𨕭楼袩𨑜庄用𠬠埃
        Này đoạn công chúa trong cung/ Trên lầu xem xuống chẳng dùng một ai.
        Now this part is of a princess in the palace, looking down from above without help from anyone.