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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

Chinese[edit]

simpl.
trad. 表/

Pronunciation[edit]


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

Initial: 幫 (1)
Final: 宵
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Rising (X)

Fanqie: 陂矯切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/piᴇuX/ /pi̯ɛuX/ /piɛuX/ /piɛuX/ /piawX/ /pĭɛuX/ /pjæuX/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
biǎo ‹ pjewX › /*p(r)awʔ/ exterior

Notes for Old Chinese notations in the Baxter-Sagart system:

  • Parentheses "()" indicate uncertain presence;
  • Square brackets "[]" indicate uncertain identity, e.g. *[t] as coda may in fact be *-t or *-p;
  • Angle brackets "<>" indicate infix;
  • Hyphen "-" indicates morpheme boundary;
  • Period "." indicates syllable boundary.
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
813 1 /*prawʔ/

Noun[edit]

(traditional and simplified)

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

Noun[edit]

  1. watch; gauge; meter

Derived terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

  1. to show; to express

Derived terms[edit]


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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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(biểu, vẹo, vếu, bẻo, bẹo)

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