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Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Phono-semantic compound (形聲):  𠦝 + phonetic 

The left side (𠦝) is a pictograph of the sunrise as seen through some trees. The right-side 月 is actually a graphical variant/corruption of ("boat"), used as a phonetic.

Han character[edit]

(radical 74 +8, 12 strokes, cangjie input 十十月 (JJB), four-corner 47420, composition𠦝)

  1. morning
  2. dynasty
  3. ​shorthand for 朝鮮 (meaning Korea or North Korea)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 506, character 3
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 14374
  • Dae Jaweon: page 885, character 7
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 2084, character 8
  • Unihan data for U+671D

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Jyutping ciu4, ziu1, Yale chiu4, jiu1)

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Hakka[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(POJ chau, cheu, Guangdong ts'au2, tsau1 [Bao'an, Dongguan]; ts'au2, tseu1, ts'eu2 [Siyan]; chau1, ch'au2, cheu1, ch'eu2 [Kwangtung]; chau1, ch'au2 [Hailu]; tshau1, tsh'au2 [Meixian], Hagfa Pinyim cau2, ceu2, zau1, zeu1)

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 2 “Kyōiku” kanji)

  1. morning
  2. dynasty
  3. regime
  4. epoch
  5. period
  6. North Korea
  7. Korea

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Historically a day was split into two halves:

While asa and ashita represent the same time period, asa was associated with beginning of the afternoon and ashita was associated with the end of the night. Both terms share an initial as- and are likely etymologically related.

Noun[edit]

(hiragana あさ, romaji asa)

  1. morning

Noun[edit]

(hiragana あした, romaji ashita)

  1. morning

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(jo) (hangeul , revised jo, McCune-Reischauer cho, Yale co)

  1. dynasty, imperial court
    조선 (朝鮮, Joseon) — Korea
    왕조 (王朝, wangjo) — dynasty

Mandarin[edit]

 
morning; to face; towards; facing; direct; a dynasty; the imperial court; (abbr.) Korea, esp. N. Korea
simp. and trad.

Hanzi[edit]

(Pinyin cháo (chao2), zhāo (zhao1), Wade-Giles ch'ao2, chao1)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA: t͡ʂʰɑ̌ʊ̯
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

(traditional and simplified, Pinyin cháo)

  1. the court; the government
  2. dynasty

Noun[edit]

(traditional and simplified, Pinyin zhāo)

  1. morning
Compounds[edit]

Middle Chinese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(*djhiɛu, *djiɛu)

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Min Nan[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(TLPA tiâu (tiau5), tiau (tiau1))

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References[edit]


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(triều, chầu, chào, tràu, trều, triêu, chiều, giàu, giầu, trào)

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Readings[edit]

  • Nôm: chào, chầu, chiều, chìu, dèo, giàu, trào, trèo, triêu, triều

References[edit]

  • Thiều Chửu : Hán Việt Tự Điển Hà Nội 1942
  • Trần Văn Chánh: Từ Điển Hán Việt NXB Trẻ, Ho Chi Minh Ville, 1999
  • Vũ Văn Kính: Đại Tự Điển Chữ Nôm , NXB Văn Nghệ, Ho Chi Minh Ville