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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 115 +7, 12 strokes, cangjie input 竹木火月 (HDFB), four-corner 29927, composition)

  1. little, slightly
  2. rather

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 854, character 12
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 25083
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1279, character 3
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 4, page 2606, character 5
  • Unihan data for U+7A0D

Chinese[edit]

simpl. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (稍), Pronunciation 1/1

Initial: 生 (21)
Final: 肴
Division: II

Openness: Open
Tone: Departing (H)

Fanqie: 所敎切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/ʃɣauH/ /ʂauH/ /ʃauH/ /ʃɯauH/ /ʂaɨwH/ /ʃauH/ /ʃauH/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
shào ‹ sraewH › /*[s](ˤ)rew-s/ rations

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
13725 2 /*sreːws/

Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

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Readings[edit]

Adverb[edit]

(hiragana やや, romaji yaya)

  1. slightly

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(cho) (hangeul , revised cho, McCune-Reischauer ch'o, Yale cho)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

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