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Translingual[edit]

Stroke order
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Etymology[edit]

Phono-semantic compound (形聲):  + .

Simplified from ()

A popular theory consider this character as an ideogramic compound representing the tiredness after work. In ancient China, men were working in the field while women worked in silk farming . This is a mnemonic and not the etymology.

Han character[edit]

(radical 120 +5, 11 strokes, cangjie input 田女戈火 (WVIF), four-corner 60903, composition)

  1. tired
  2. implicate, involve
  3. bother

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 919, character 35
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 27343
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1351, character 6
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 3381, character 4
  • Unihan data for U+7D2F
  • 2005, William McNaughton, Reading & Writing Chinese: Simplified Character Edition, edition 2nd Edition, Tuttle, ISBN 978-0804835091, page 10:

Chinese[edit]

simpl. and trad.

Pronounciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

  1. tired, weary
    • [Beijing Mandarin, MSC, trad. and simp.]
      Wǒ hěn lěi. [Pinyin]
      I'm very tired.
  2. (of work) hard

Verb[edit]

  1. to strain, to wear out

Pronounciation[edit]


Adjective[edit]

  1. continuous, repeated

Verb[edit]

  1. to accumulate

simpl.
trad.

Pronounciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

  1. to bind
  2. to involve, to implicate

Proper noun[edit]

  1. A surname​.

Compounds[edit]

References[edit]

  • "" (in Mandarin/English), MDBG English to Chinese dictionary ( Based on CC-CEDICT ). URL accessed on 2014-02-14.
  • "Jukuu" (in Mandarin/English), Jukuu. URL accessed on 2014-03-03.

Hakka[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(POJ lùi, Guangdong lwi5 [Meixian], lui6 [Hailu], lui1, lui3 [Bao'an], Hagfa Pinyim lui1, lui4)

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References[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

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Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(ru>nu) (hangeul >, revised ru>nu, McCune-Reischauer ru>nu, Yale lwu>nwu)

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Min Nan[edit]

Verb[edit]

(traditional, POJ luī) |mn=lūi

  1. tired

Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(luy, luỵ, lủi, luỹ, mệt)

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