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Translingual[edit]

Stroke order
如-order.gif

Han character[edit]

(radical 38 +3, 6 strokes, cangjie input 女口 (VR), four-corner 46400, composition)

  1. if, supposing
  2. as if
  3. like, as

Derived characters[edit]

References[edit]


Chinese[edit]

-
simp. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]


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

Initial: 日 (38)
Final: 魚
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 人諸切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/ȵɨʌ/ /ȵʑi̯wo/ /ȵiɔ/ /ȵiɔ/ /ȵɨə̆/ /ȵʑĭo/ /ȵʑiɔ/
Character (如), Pronunciation 2/2

Initial: 日 (38)
Final: 魚
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Departing (H)

Fanqie: 人恕切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/ȵɨʌH/ /ȵʑi̯woH/ /ȵiɔH/ /ȵiɔH/ /ȵɨə̆H/ /ȵʑĭoH/ /ȵʑiɔH/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
‹ nyo › /*na/ go to
‹ nyo › /*na/ as, like, if

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
9623 0 /*nja/
9631 0 /*njas/

Definitions[edit]

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Compounds[edit]

References[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

  1. to seem

Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(yeo)
Eumhun:

  • Sound (hangeul):  (revised: yeo, McCune-Reischauer: yŏ)
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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(như, nhơ, dừ, nhừ, rừ)

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