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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 120 +4, 10 strokes, cangjie input 女火弓土 (VFNG), four-corner 27915)

  1. knot
  2. button
  3. handle, knob
  4. tie

References[edit]


Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(simplified , Jyutping nau2, Yale nau2)


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

Readings[edit]

Noun[edit]

(hiragana ひも, romaji himo)

  1. That which is used to tie or bundle things up; a string.
  2. (slang) A man who receives currency by making a woman work, typically in prostitution; a pimp.

Coordinate terms[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

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


Mandarin[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(simplified , Pinyin niǔ (niu3), Wade-Giles niu3)


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(nữu, néo)