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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 142 +9, 15 strokes, cangjie input 中戈心廿木 (LIPTD), four-corner 54194)

  1. butterfly

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1091, character 25
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 33333
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1556, character 28
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 4, page 2868, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+8776

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Jyutping dip6, Yale dip6)


Japanese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

tepu > tefu > *tewu > teu > /tyoː/ [choː].

Noun[edit]

(hiragana ちょう, historical hiragana てふ, romaji chō)

  1. butterfly

Kanji[edit]

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

Readings[edit]

See also[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(jeop) (hangeul , revised jeop, McCune-Reischauer chŏp, Yale cep)


Mandarin[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Pinyin dié (die2), Wade-Giles tieh2)


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(điệp, bướm)