TranslingualEdit

Stroke order
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Han characterEdit

(radical 85 +6, 9 strokes, cangjie input 水戈中中 (EILL), four-corner 32100, composition)

  1. continent
  2. island
  3. islet

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: Template:Han KangXi link, character 9
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 17413
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1018, character 7
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 1616, character 6
  • Unihan data for U+6D32

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Jyutping zau1, Yale jau1)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

  • 欧洲
  • 五大洲
  • 濠洲 (ごうしゅう, Gōshū)
  • 砂洲
  • 坐洲, 座洲
  • 三角洲
  • 川洲
  • 大八洲
  • 大八洲国
  • 中洲
  • 白洲
  • 八洲
  • 八洲国
  • 満洲

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(ju) (hangeul , revised ju, McCune-Reischauer chu, Yale cwu)


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin zhōu (zhou1), Wade-Giles chou1)


Middle ChineseEdit

Han characterEdit

(ćǝw, *jiou)


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(châu, chao)

ReadingsEdit

  • Nôm: chao, châu

ReferencesEdit

  • Thiều Chửu : Hán Việt Tự Điển Hà Nội 1942
  • Trần Văn Chánh: Từ Điển Hán Việt NXB Trẻ, Ho Chi Minh Ville, 1999
  • Vũ Văn Kính: Đại Tự Điển Chữ Nôm , NXB Văn Nghệ, Ho Chi Minh Ville
Last modified on 5 April 2014, at 06:58