Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search
See also:

Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  (rope) + phonetic 

Han character[edit]

(radical 120 +12, 18 strokes, cangjie input 女火土土山 (VFGGU), four-corner 24911)

  1. entwine
  2. wind around
  3. surround

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 939, character 14
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 27909
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1378, character 12
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 3450, character 8
  • Unihan data for U+7E5E

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(simplified , Jyutping jiu5, Yale yiu5)


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(yo) (hangeul , revised yo, McCune-Reischauer yo, Yale yo)


Mandarin[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(simplified , Pinyin rào (rao4), Wade-Giles jao4)