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TranslingualEdit

Traditional
Shinjitai
(extended)
𩜙
Simplified

EtymologyEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *ŋjew, *ŋjaws): semantic  ‎(food) + phonetic  ‎(OC *ŋeːw)

Han characterEdit

(radical 184 +12, 21 strokes, cangjie input 人戈土土山 (OIGGU), four-corner 84711, composition)

  1. bountiful, abundant, plentiful

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1425, character 40
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 44400
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1951, character 18
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 7, page 4472, character 2
  • Unihan data for U+9952

ChineseEdit

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simp.

PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/2 2/2
Initial () (38) (38)
Final () (91) (91)
Tone (調) Level (Ø) Departing (H)
Openness (開合) Open Open
Division () III III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ȵiᴇu/ /ȵiᴇuH/
Pan
Wuyun
/ȵiɛu/ /ȵiɛuH/
Shao
Rongfen
/ȵʑjæu/ /ȵʑjæuH/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ȵiaw/ /ȵiawH/
Li
Rong
/ȵiɛu/ /ȵiɛuH/
Wang
Li
/ȵʑĭɛu/ /ȵʑĭɛuH/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ȵʑi̯ɛu/ /ȵʑi̯ɛuH/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
ráo rào
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
ráo
Middle
Chinese
‹ nyew ›
Old
Chinese
/*[ŋ]ew/ (< uvular?)
English abundant

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 # 1/2 2/2
No. 14668 14677
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
2 1
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*ŋjew/ /*ŋjaws/

DefinitionsEdit

  1. abundant; plentiful
  2. to forgive; to have mercy on
    一命 / 一命  ―  Qǐng ráo wǒ yīmìng ba!  ―  Please forgive me!

CompoundsEdit


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HanjaEdit

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

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(nhiêu, nhau, nheo, nhiều, sèo, xèo)

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