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Han characterEdit

𢯎 (radical 64 +8, 11 strokes, cangjie input 手大大月 (QKKB), composition)

ReferencesEdit


ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.
𢯎
alt. forms R (aau1)

PronunciationEdit


Note: The zero initial /∅-/ is commonly pronounced with a ng-initial /ŋ-/ in some varieties of Cantonese, including Hong Kong Cantonese.

DefinitionsEdit

𢯎

  1. (Cantonese) to scratch (an itch)
    𢯎 [Cantonese]  ―  ngaau1 han4 [Jyutping]  ―  to scratch an itch
    𢯎 / 𢯎 [Cantonese]  ―  ngaau1 tau4 [Jyutping]  ―  to scratch the head

SynonymsEdit

  • (to scratch):
Dialectal synonyms of (“to scratch (an itch)”) [map]
Variety Location Words
Formal (Written Standard Chinese)
Mandarin Beijing
Cantonese Guangzhou 𢯎
Hong Kong 𢯎
Taishan
Min Nan Shantou
Wu Wenzhou