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Translingual[edit]

Stroke order
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Etymology[edit]

Phono-semantic compound (形聲):  + 

Han character[edit]

(radical 9 +7 in Chinese, 人+8 in Japanese, in Chinese 9 strokes, in Japanese 10 strokes, cangjie input 人中竹竹 (OLHH), 人中人竹 (OLOH), four-corner 28222, composition)

  1. study
  2. repair
  3. cultivate

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 106, character 5
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 721
  • Dae Jaweon: page 225, character 13
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 159, character 2
  • Unihan data for U+4FEE

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Jyutping sau1, Yale sau1)


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 5 “Kyōiku” kanji)

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

(hiragana おさむ, romaji Osamu)

  1. A male given name

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(su) (hangeul , revised su, McCune-Reischauer su, Yale swu)


Mandarin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Pinyin xiū (xiu1), Wade-Giles hsiu1)

Compounds[edit]


Middle Chinese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(*siou)


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(tu)