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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 145 +3, 08 strokes, cangjie input 手一女 (QMV), four-corner 50732, composition𧘇)

  1. show, express, manifest, display

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1111, character 13
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 34105
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1576, character 10
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 21, character 12
  • Unihan data for U+8868

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Jyutping biu2, Yale biu2)

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 3 “Kyōiku” kanji)

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Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

(hiragana おもて, romaji omote)

  1. surface; face (visible side of an object)
  2. front (of a building), obverse side of a coin ("heads")
  3. cover attached to a surface
  4. outer clothing;
  5. facade; appearance; outside; exterior
  6. public; official
  7. main entrance of a house; front door
  8. outside a house; outdoors; street in front of a house
  9. (baseball) first half, top (of an inning)
  10. Abbreviation of 表千家 (omotesenke). Foundation of Fushin-an
  11. front room; living room
  12. (computing) foreground
Antonyms[edit]

(うら, ura): back, bottom (of an inning, in baseball)

Suffix[edit]

(hiragana おもて, romaji -omote)

Usage notes[edit]

Attached to a noun to indicate direction, location, etc.

Etymology 2[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

(hiragana ひょう, romaji hyō)

  1. table, chart, list
  2. documents presented to a monarch from a vassal

Verb[edit]

表 + する (hiragana ひょうする, romaji hyō suru)

  1. to express, to show
Conjugation[edit]

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, ISBN 978-4-14-011112-3

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(pyo) (hangeul , revised pyo, McCune-Reischauer p'yo, Yale phyo)

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Mandarin[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Pinyin biǎo (biao3), Wade-Giles piao3)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

(traditional and simplified, Pinyin biǎo)

  1. surface; outside; external
  2. table; form; list

Noun[edit]

(simplified, Pinyin biǎo, traditional )

  1. watch; gauge; meter

Derived terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

(traditional and simplified, Pinyin biǎo)

  1. to show; to express

Derived terms[edit]


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(biểu, vẹo, vếu, bẻo, bẹo)

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