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Translingual[edit]

shinjitai

simplified

traditional

Etymology[edit]

Ideogrammic compound (會意):  + 

Han character[edit]

(radical 32 +9, 12 strokes, cangjie input 土土土山 (GGGU), four-corner 40211, composition)

  1. a legendary ancient emperor-sage

Derived characters[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 234, character 1
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 5272
  • Dae Jaweon: page 471, character 10
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 459, character 14
  • Unihan data for U+582F

Chinese[edit]

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trad.
simp.

Pronunciation[edit]

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

Initial: 疑 (31)
Final: 蕭
Division: IV

Openness: Open
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 五聊切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/ŋeu/ /ŋieu/ /ŋeu/ /ŋeu/ /ŋɛw/ /ŋieu/ /ŋeu/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
yáo ‹ ngew › /*[ŋ]ˤew/ high

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
14689 2 /*ŋeːw/

Definitions[edit]

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

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Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(yo) (hangeul , revised yo, McCune-Reischauer yo)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(nghiêu, nghẻo, nghễu, nhao, nhiều)

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