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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, handsome, pretty
  3. cunning
  4. A surname​.

References[edit]

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

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Glyph origin[edit]

Pronunciation 1[edit]



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

Definitions[edit]

  1. beautiful appearance

Compounds[edit]

Pronunciation 2[edit]



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

Definitions[edit]

  1. lewd
Compounds[edit]
Synonyms[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)

  1. This term needs a translation to English. Please help out and add a translation, then remove the text {{rfdef}}.

References[edit]