U+8137, 脷
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-8137

[U+8136]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+8138]

Contents

TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 130 +7, 11 strokes, cangjie input 月竹木弓 (BHDN))

  1. (Cantonese) tongue

ReferencesEdit


ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.
alt. forms

EtymologyEdit

From (“benefit; profit”), used as a euphemism for (sit6, “tongue”), which is homophonous to (sit6, “to be at a loss”).

PronunciationEdit

DefinitionsEdit

  1. (Cantonese, Hakka) tongue

SynonymsEdit

Dialectal synonyms of 舌頭 (“tongue”)
Variety Location Words
Classical Chinese
Formal (Written Standard Chinese) 舌頭
Mandarin Beijing 舌頭
Taiwan 舌頭
Jinan 舌頭
Xi'an 舌頭
Wuhan 舌頭賺頭
Chengdu 舌頭兒
Yangzhou 舌頭
Hefei 舌頭
Cantonese Guangzhou
Hong Kong
Taishan
Yangjiang
Gan Nanchang 舌頭
Hakka Meixian 舌嫲
Xingning 舌嫲
Huidong (Huizhou) 舌嫲
Qujiang 舌頭
Xiaosanjiang 舌嫲
Changting 舌頭
Pingyu 舌嫲
Wuping 舌嫲
Liancheng 舌頭
Ninghua 舌頭
Yudu 舌頭舌刁
Ruijin 舌頭
Shicheng 舌咀
Shangyou 舌刁
Miaoli (N. Sixian) 舌嫲
Liudui (S. Sixian) 舌嫲
Hsinchu (Hailu) 舌嫲
Dongshi (Dabu) 舌嫲
Zhuolan (Raoping) 舌嫲
Yunlin (Zhao'an)
Jin Taiyuan 舌頭
Min Bei Jian'ou
Min Dong Fuzhou 喙舌
Min Nan Xiamen 舌仔
Quanzhou 舌仔
Zhangzhou 舌仔
Taipei 喙舌
Kaohsiung
Tainan
Taichung 喙舌
Yilan
Lukang
Sanxia 喙舌
Kinmen
Magong
Hsinchu 喙舌
Chaozhou
Wu Suzhou 舌頭
Wenzhou 口舌
Xiang Changsha 舌子
Shuangfeng 舌子