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Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  (person) + phonetic 

Han character[edit]

(radical 9 +12, 14 strokes, cangjie input 人大金火 (OKCF), four-corner 24296, composition)

  1. companion, colleague
  2. officials
  3. bureaucracy
  4. a pretty face

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 116, character 25
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 1100
  • Dae Jaweon: page 248, character 3
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 218, character 3
  • Unihan data for U+50DA

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Yale liu4)

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

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Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(ryo) (hangeul , revised ryo, McCune-Reischauer ryo)

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Mandarin[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Pinyin liáo (liao2), Wade-Giles liao2)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(liêu)

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