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TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *sŋaː): semantic  + phonetic  ‎(OC *sŋaː)

Han characterEdit

(radical 140 +16, 22 strokes, cangjie input 廿弓火木 (TNFD), four-corner 44394, composition)

  1. revive, resurrect
  2. a species of thyme
  3. transliteration of "Soviet"
  4. transliteration of "Scotland"
  5. A surname​.

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1068, character 7
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 32427
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1534, character 3
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 3327, character 7
  • Unihan data for U+8607

ChineseEdit

trad.
simp.

PronunciationEdit


Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (16)
Final () (23)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/suo/
Pan
Wuyun
/suo/
Shao
Rongfen
/so/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/sɔ/
Li
Rong
/so/
Wang
Li
/su/
Bernard
Karlgren
/suo/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle
Chinese
‹ su ›
Old
Chinese
/*s-ŋˤa/
English revive

Notes for Old Chinese notations in the Baxter-Sagart system:

* Parentheses "()" indicate uncertain presence;
* Square brackets "[]" indicate uncertain identity, e.g. *[t] as coda may in fact be *-t or *-p;
* Angle brackets "<>" indicate infix;
* Hyphen "-" indicates morpheme boundary;

* Period "." indicates syllable boundary.
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/1
No. 15937
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*sŋaː/

DefinitionsEdit

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CompoundsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Tagalog: So (from Hokkien)

JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

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ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

‎(so) (hangeul , revised so, McCune-Reischauer so, Yale so)

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(, to, su, tua)

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