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Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Phono-semantic compound (形聲):  + 

Han character[edit]

(radical 75 +7, 11 strokes, cangjie input 人中人木 (OLOD), four-corner 28294)

  1. clause, condition
  2. string, stripe

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 529, character 14
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 14859
  • Dae Jaweon: page 917, character 24
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 176, character 2
  • Unihan data for U+689D

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(simplified , Jyutping tiu4, Yale tiu4)


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

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


Mandarin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin tiáo
Zhuyin ㄊㄧㄠˊ
IPA (key) /tʰi̯ɑʊ̯³⁵/
Audio
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Classifier[edit]

(traditional, Pinyin tiáo, simplified )

  1. Used when noun is a long and flexible animal.
    一條紅魚 (yī tiáo hóng yú) - One red fish.
  2. A (long) strip of something

Hanzi[edit]

(simplified , Pinyin kuǎn (kuan3), tiáo (tiao2), Wade-Giles k'uan3, t'iao2)

Compounds[edit]


Middle Chinese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(*dheu)


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(điều, huy)