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U+569F, 嚟
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-569F

[U+569E]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+56A0]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 30 +15, 18 strokes, cangjie input 口竹竹水 (RHHE), composition)

References[edit]


Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.
alt. forms
nonstandard
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Etymology[edit]

Vernacular reading of .

Pronunciation[edit]


Verb[edit]

  1. (Cantonese) to come, arrive
    [Guangzhou Cantonese]  ―  Ngo5 soeng2 lai4 taam3 nei5. [Jyutping]  ―  I'd like to come and visit you.

Synonyms[edit]

Dialectal synonyms of (“to come”) [map]
Variety Location Words
Classical Chinese
Formal (Written Standard Chinese)
Mandarin Beijing
Cantonese Guangzhou
Hong Kong
Taishan

Usage notes[edit]

  • Cantonese is the direct equivalent of Modern Standard Chinese's (lái), but there are some fixed phrases where cannot be substituted with . For example, 出來出来 (chūlái) is equivalent to 出嚟 but 原來如此原来如此 (yuánláirúcǐ) cannot become *原嚟如此.

Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

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Readings[edit]

  • On (unclassified): (ri)