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Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Simplified from  ( → ), from Phono-semantic compound (形聲): phonetic  + semantic  (field) – to stay to tend the field.

Han character[edit]

(radical 102 +5, 10 strokes, cangjie input 竹竹田 (HHW), four-corner 77602)

  1. stop, halt
  2. stay, detain, keep

Derived characters[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 761, character 5
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 21808
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1171, character 1
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 4, page 2537, character 4
  • Unihan data for U+7559

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Jyutping lau4, Yale lau4)


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 5 “Kyōiku” kanji)

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

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


Mandarin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Pinyin liú (liu2), Wade-Giles liu2)


Middle Chinese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(* liou)


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(lưu)