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U+5957, 套
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5957

[U+5956]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+5958]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 37, +7, 10 strokes, cangjie input 大尸一戈 (KSMI), four-corner 40731, composition)

Derived characters[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 252, character 6
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 5926
  • Dae Jaweon: page 514, character 1
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 1, page 540, character 9
  • Unihan data for U+5957

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.
alternative forms
𡘷
⿱大长 second round simplified

Glyph origin[edit]

Ideogrammic compound (會意): (large) + (long) – long. It is later borrowed for the “cover” sense and has now lost its original meaning.

Etymology 1[edit]

Cognate with (OC *l̥ʰuː); probably cognate with and (OC *tʰuːb).

Pronunciation[edit]



Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 2/2
No. 12376
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
1
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*tʰaːws/

Definitions[edit]

  1. to cover with
  2. case; cover; wrapper; envelope
  3. (colloquial) condom
  4. to overlap
  5. set; suit
  6. knot
  7. to harness
  8. harness
  9. trick; trap
  10. Classifier for a set of objects (books, furniture, rooms, etc).all nouns using this classifier
Synonyms[edit]

Compounds[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (6)
Final () (89)
Tone (調) Rising (X)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/tʰɑuX/
Pan
Wuyun
/tʰɑuX/
Shao
Rongfen
/tʰɑuX/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/tʰawX/
Li
Rong
/tʰɑuX/
Wang
Li
/tʰɑuX/
Bernard
Karlgren
/tʰɑuX/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
tǎo
Expected
Cantonese
Reflex
tou2
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/2
No. 12375
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
1
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*tʰaːw/

Definitions[edit]

  1. long

Etymology 3[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Definitions[edit]

  1. (Hokkien) Alternative form of (su, “Classifier for sets of clothing”).

Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

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Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Chinese .

Hanja[edit]

(eumhun 씌울 (ssuiul tu))

  1. Hanja form? of (cover).

Compounds[edit]

References[edit]

  • 국제퇴계학회 대구경북지부 (國際退溪學會 大邱慶北支部) (2007). Digital Hanja Dictionary, 전자사전/電子字典. [1]

Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

: Hán Nôm readings: sáo, thạo

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