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Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Han character[edit]

(radical 162 +7, 11 strokes, cangjie input 卜竹土口 (YHGR), four-corner 34306, composition)

  1. construct, build, make, begin
  2. prepare

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1258, character 12
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 38898
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1746, character 6
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 6, page 3841, character 6
  • Unihan data for U+9020

Chinese[edit]

simpl. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]


Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (造), Pronunciation (1/2)

Initial: 從 (15)
Final: 豪
Division: I

Openness: Open
Tone: Rising (X)

Fanqie: 昨早切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/d͡zɑuX/ /d͡zʱɑuX/ /d͡zɑuX/ /d͡zɑuX/ /d͡zawX/ /d͡zɑuX/ /d͡zɑuX/
Character (造), Pronunciation (2/2)

Initial: 清 (14)
Final: 豪
Division: I

Openness: Open
Tone: Departing (H)

Fanqie: 七到切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/t͡sʰɑuH/ /t͡sʰɑuH/ /t͡sʰɑuH/ /t͡sʰɑuH/ /t͡sʰawH/ /t͡sʰɑuH/ /t͡sʰɑuH/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system (2011)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
zào ‹ dzawX › /*Cə.dzˁuʔ/ make
zào ‹ tshawH › /*tsʰˁuʔ-s {*(mə-)tsʰˁuʔ-s}/ go to
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
3799 1 /*skʰuːɡs/
3803 1 /*sɡuːʔ/

Verb[edit]

  1. to make, to build
    • John 1.3
      万物是借着他的。凡被造的,没有一样不是借着他造的。
      Wànwù shì jièzhe tā zào de. Fán beì zào de, méiyǒu yīyàng búshì jièzhe tā zào de.
      All things were made by him; and without him was not any thing made that was made.

Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 5 “Kyōiku” kanji)

  1. create, make, physique, structure

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(jo) (hangeul , revised jo, McCune-Reischauer cho, Yale co)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(tạo, xáo, xạo, tháo)

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