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Translingual[edit]

Stroke order
於-order.gif

Han character[edit]

(radical 70 +4, 8 strokes, cangjie input 卜尸人卜 (YSOY), four-corner 08233, composition)

  1. in, at, on
  2. interjection alas!
  3. a surname

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 481, character 11
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 13628
  • Dae Jaweon: page 843, character 7
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 2175, character 2
  • Unihan data for U+65BC

Chinese[edit]

simpl.
trad.

Pronunciation[edit]


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

Initial: 影 (34)
Final: 魚
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 央居切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/ʔɨʌ/ /ʔi̯wo/ /ʔiɔ/ /ʔiɔ/ /ʔɨə̆/ /ĭo/ /ʔiɔ/
Character (於), Pronunciation 2/2

Initial: 影 (34)
Final: 模
Division: I

Openness: Open
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 哀都切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/ʔuo/ /ʔuo/ /ʔo/ /ʔuo/ /ʔɔ/ /u/ /ʔo/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
‹ 'u › /*[ʔ]ˤa/ oh!
‹ 'jo › /*[ʔ]a/ at (locative preposition)

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
15810 0 /*qaː/
15812 0 /*qa/

Preposition[edit]

  1. in
    1980
    be born in 1980

Proper noun[edit]

  1. A surname (not to be confused with the name )

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Related terms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

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Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(eo, o)
Eumhun:

  • Sound (hangeul): ,  (revised: eo, o, McCune-Reischauer: ŏ, o, Yale: e, o)
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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(ư, ơ, , ưa, ô, , , thờ, )

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