TranslingualEdit

Stroke order
走-bw.png
Stroke order
走-order.gif

EtymologyEdit

Historical forms of the character
Bronze inscriptions Large seal script Small seal script
走-bronze.svg 走-bigseal.svg 走-seal.svg

Ideogrammic compound (會意):  ‎(young, running man) +  ‎(foot) – a running man with foot underneath. Top component (夭) simplified to , while bottom component drawn rather as , without the top stroke.

As with , there are two separate vertical strokes, not a single one.

Han characterEdit

(radical 156 +0, 7 strokes, cangjie input 土卜人 (GYO), four-corner 40801)

  1. Kangxi radical №156
  2. Shuōwén Jiězì radical №26

Derived charactersEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1215, character 1
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 37034
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1683, character 4
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 3473, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+8D70

ChineseEdit

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simp. and trad.

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit


Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (走), Pronunciation 1/2

Initial: 精 (13)
Final: 侯
Division: I

Openness: Open
Tone: Rising (X)

Fanqie: 子苟切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/t͡səuX/ /t͡sə̯uX/ /t͡suX/ /t͡səuX/ /t͡səwX/ /t͡səuX/ /t͡səuX/
Character (走), Pronunciation 2/2

Initial: 精 (13)
Final: 侯
Division: I

Openness: Open
Tone: Departing (H)

Fanqie: 則候切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/t͡səuH/ /t͡sə̯uH/ /t͡suH/ /t͡səuH/ /t͡səwH/ /t͡səuH/ /t͡səuH/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
17906 0 /*ʔsoːʔ/
17907 0 /*ʔsoːs/

VerbEdit

  1. (Beginning Mandarin) to go; to walk; to go on foot
  2. to leave, to go away
  3. to leak; to let out
  4. (for device) to run, to work
  5. to visit, to call on
  6. to make a move
  7. (euphemistic) to die
  8. to change; to loose original shape, flavour, etc...
  9. (Cantonese, Min, Wu, dialectal Mandarin) to run, to jog

See alsoEdit

  • ("to run", used in some dialects with the meaning "to leave", "to go")

PrepositionEdit

  1. from, through

ReferencesEdit

  • “走”, MDBG English to Chinese dictionary ( Based on CC-CEDICT )[1] (in Mandarin/English), retrieved 2014-03-19
  • “Sentences with 走”, Tatoeba[2], retrieved 2014-03-19
  • “Jukuu”, Jukuu[3] (in Mandarin/English), retrieved 2014-03-19
  • (Min Nan) Ministry of Education, R.O.C. (2011), “Entry #3404”, Dictionary of Frequently-Used Taiwan Minnan (臺灣閩南語常用詞辭典)[4]

JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 2 “Kyōiku” kanji)

  1. run

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

  • 競走 ‎(きょうそう, kyōsō)
  • 走行 ‎(そうこう, sōkō)
  • 疾走 ‎(しっそう, shissō)
  • 完走 ‎(かんそう, kansō)

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

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

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(tẩu, rảo)

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