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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 130 +3, 7 strokes, cangjie input 火月 (FB), four-corner 90227, composition)

  1. look like, resemble, be like

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 973, character 25
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 29263
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1425, character 20
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 2045, character 6
  • Unihan data for U+8096

Chinese[edit]

simpl. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]


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

Initial: 心 (16)
Final: 宵
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Departing (H)

Fanqie: 私妙切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/siᴇuH/ /si̯ɛuH/ /siɛuH/ /siɛuH/ /siawH/ /sĭɛuH/ /sjæuH/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system (2011)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
xiāo ‹ sjew › /*sew {*[s]ew}/ disappear
xiào ‹ sjewH › /*sew-s {*[s]ew-s}/ resemble
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
13754 2 /*slew/ 見莊子史記
13755 2 𥬇 /*slews/ 從肉小會消瘠意,小非聲,與後起從肉肖聲翟聲字同源

Usage notes[edit]

Also xiāo, is often used instead of ().


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

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Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

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

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(tiếu, tiêu)

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