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U+59E3, 姣
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-59E3

[U+59E2]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+59E4]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 38 +6, 9 strokes, cangjie input 女卜金大 (VYCK), four-corner 40448, composition)

  1. graceful
  2. beautiful

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 260, character 6
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 6214
  • Dae Jaweon: page 526, character 6
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1047, character 5
  • Unihan data for U+59E3

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Glyph origin[edit]

Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*keːws, *kreːwʔ
*pʰreːws
*kreːw
*kreːw
*kreːw, *kreːwʔ, *ɡreːwʔ
*kreːw
*kreːw
*kreːw
*kreːw, *ŋɡreːwʔ, *qreːw
*kreːw, *kreːwʔ, *kreːws
*kreːw, *kreːwʔ, *ɡreːwʔ
*kreːw, *qʰreːws, *ɡreːws
*kreːwʔ
*kreːwʔ
*kreːwʔ, *ɡreːw
*kreːwʔ, *ɡreːw
*kreːws, *ɡreːws
*kreːws
*kʰreːw
*kʰreːw
*kʰraːw
*ŋɡreːwʔ
*ɡreːw
*ɡreːw
*ɡreːws
*ɡreːws
*ɡreːws
*keːwʔ
*keːwʔ
*keːwʔ
*qeːws
*pqreːwɢ

Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/2 2/2
Initial () (33) (28)
Final () (90) (90)
Tone (調) Level (Ø) Rising (X)
Openness (開合) Open Open
Division () II II
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ɦˠau/ /kˠauX/
Pan
Wuyun
/ɦᵚau/ /kᵚauX/
Shao
Rongfen
/ɣau/ /kauX/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ɦaɨw/ /kaɨwX/
Li
Rong
/ɣau/ /kauX/
Wang
Li
/ɣau/ /kauX/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ɣau/ /kauX/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
xiáo jiǎo
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/2 2/2
No. 6311 6325
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
2 2
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*kreːwʔ/ /*ɡreːw/

Definitions[edit]

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Compounds[edit]

References[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

  1. beautiful
  2. handsome
  3. pretty

Readings[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

This kanji is very rare in Japanese.


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(gyo) (hangeul , revised gyo, McCune-Reischauer kyo)

  1. lovely, charming
  2. lewdness

Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(giảo)

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References[edit]