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Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  (water) + phonetic  – to slip on water.

Han character[edit]

(radical 85 +10, 13 strokes, cangjie input 水竹竹田 (EHHW), four-corner 37162, composition)

  1. slide, glide, slip
  2. slippery

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 639, character 33
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 17943
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1046, character 21
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 1703, character 9
  • Unihan data for U+6E9C

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Jyutping lau1, lau4, lau6, liu1, Yale lau1, lau4, lau6, liu1)

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

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Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(ryu>yu) (hangeul >, revised ryu>yu, McCune-Reischauer ryu>yu, Yale lyu>yu)

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Mandarin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Pinyin liū (liu1), Wade-Giles liu1)

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Compounds[edit]


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(lưu, lựu, rượu)

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