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Translingual[edit]

Stroke order
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Han character[edit]

(radical 173 +3, 11 strokes, cangjie input 一月尸一 (MBSM), four-corner 10177, composition)

  1. snow
  2. to erase pain, avenge

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Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Jyutping syut3, Yale syut3)


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 2 “Kyōiku” kanji)

Readings[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

/yuki1/ *[juki] → /yuki/ [juki].

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

(hiragana ゆき, romaji yuki)

  1. snow
    • 931-938: Wamyō Ruijushō (book 1 page 27-28)
      雪 [...] 和名由岐、日本紀私記云、泡雪阿和由岐、其弱如水沫故云沫雪也
  2. (metaphoric) white hair
  3. cod (fish) (from an abbreviation of the standard kanji for cod, )

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Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(seol) (hangeul , revised seol, McCune-Reischauer sŏl, Yale sel)

Compounds[edit]

  • Shift JIS:
    • Hex: 90E1
    • Decimal: 37089

Mandarin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin xuě
Zhuyin ㄒㄩㄝˇ
IPA (key) /ɕɥ̯œ²¹⁴⁻²¹⁽⁴⁾/
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Noun[edit]

(traditional and simplified, Pinyin xuě)

  1. snow

Hanzi[edit]

(Pinyin xuě (xue3), Wade-Giles hsüeh3)

Compounds[edit]


Middle Chinese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(*siuɛt)


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(tuyết)