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TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *reːw, *reːwʔ): semantic  ‎(eye) + phonetic 

Han characterEdit

(radical 109 +12, 17 strokes, cangjie input 月山大金火 (BUKCF), four-corner 64096, composition)

  1. bright, clear, visible
  2. clear-sighted

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 817, character 26
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 23697
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1230, character 7
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 4, page 2512, character 17
  • Unihan data for U+77AD

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.

EtymologyEdit

Note: This character is used as a substitute for Min Nan lió, which may be etymologically unrelated.

PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/2 2/2
Initial () (37) (37)
Final () (93) (93)
Tone (調) Level (Ø) Rising (X)
Openness (開合) Open Open
Division () IV IV
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/leu/ /leuX/
Pan
Wuyun
/leu/ /leuX/
Shao
Rongfen
/leu/ /leuX/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/lɛw/ /lɛwX/
Li
Rong
/leu/ /leuX/
Wang
Li
/lieu/ /lieuX/
Bernard
Karlgren
/lieu/ /lieuX/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
liáo liǎo
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/2 2/2
No. 8107 8111
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
2 2
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*reːw/ /*reːwʔ/

DefinitionsEdit

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JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

Proper nounEdit

‎(hiragana りょう, romaji Ryō)

  1. A male given name

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

‎(ryo, yo) (hangeul , , revised ryo, yo, McCune-Reischauer ryo, yo, Yale lyo, yo)

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(lẹo, liêu, lẽo, liễu, liệu)

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