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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 48 +2, 5 strokes, cangjie input 一一女尸 (MMVS), four-corner 11127, composition)

  1. skillful, ingenious, clever

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 325, character 9
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 8721
  • Dae Jaweon: page 628, character 1
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 412, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+5DE7

Chinese[edit]

simpl. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]


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

Initial: 溪 (29)
Final: 肴
Division: II

Openness: Open
Tone: Rising (X)

Fanqie: 苦絞切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/kʰɣauX/ /kʰauX/ /kʰauX/ /kʰɯauX/ /kʰaɨwX/ /kʰauX/ /kʰauX/
Character (巧), Pronunciation 2/2

Initial: 溪 (29)
Final: 肴
Division: II

Openness: Open
Tone: Departing (H)

Fanqie: 苦敎切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/kʰɣauH/ /kʰauH/ /kʰauH/ /kʰɯauH/ /kʰaɨwH/ /kʰauH/ /kʰauH/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
qiǎo ‹ khaewX › /*[kʰ]ˤruʔ/ artful

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 No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
7410 1 /*kʰruːʔ/
7411 1 /*kʰruːs/

Compounds[edit]

See also[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

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Readings[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

(hiragana たくみ, romaji Takumi)

  1. A male given name

(hiragana こう, romaji )

  1. A male given name

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(gyo) (hangeul , revised gyo, McCune-Reischauer kyo)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(xảo, nghiệp)

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