Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search
U+5AC2, 嫂
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5AC2

[U+5AC1]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+5AC3]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 38, +9, 12 strokes, cangjie input 女竹X水 (VHXE), four-corner 47447, composition)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 268, character 34
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 6603
  • Dae Jaweon: page 536, character 8
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1066, character 18
  • Unihan data for U+5AC2

Chinese[edit]

trad.
simp. #

Glyph origin[edit]

Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*suːw
*suːw, *sɯːw
*suːwʔ
*sɯːw, *suːʔ
*slɯːwʔ, *suːʔ, *suːs, *srɯwɢ
*sluːʔ
*suːʔ
*suːʔ
*suːʔ, *sru
*suʔ, *sru
*sʰrus
餿 *sru
*sru
*sru
*sru, *sruʔ
*sru
*sru
*sru
*sru, *sro
*sru
*srus

Pronunciation[edit]


Note:
  • so2 - vernacular;
  • sao2 - literary.
  • Wu

  • Rime
    Character
    Reading # 1/1
    Initial () (16)
    Final () (89)
    Tone (調) Rising (X)
    Openness (開合) Open
    Division () I
    Fanqie
    Reconstructions
    Zhengzhang
    Shangfang
    /sɑuX/
    Pan
    Wuyun
    /sɑuX/
    Shao
    Rongfen
    /sɑuX/
    Edwin
    Pulleyblank
    /sawX/
    Li
    Rong
    /sɑuX/
    Wang
    Li
    /sɑuX/
    Bernard
    Karlgren
    /sɑuX/
    Expected
    Mandarin
    Reflex
    sǎo
    Zhengzhang system (2003)
    Character
    Reading # 1/1
    No. 12065
    Phonetic
    component
    Rime
    group
    Rime
    subdivision
    1
    Corresponding
    MC rime
    Old
    Chinese
    /*suːwʔ/

    Definitions[edit]

    1. sister-in-law (elder brother's wife)
    2. friend's wife

    Compounds[edit]


    Japanese[edit]

    Kanji[edit]

    (uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

    1. elder brother's wife

    Readings[edit]

    • On (unclassified): そう (sō)
    • Kun: あによめ (aniyome)

    Korean[edit]

    Hanja[edit]

    (su) (hangeul , revised su, McCune–Reischauer su)

    1. sister-in-law, elder brother's wife

    Vietnamese[edit]

    Han character[edit]

    (tẩu, dâu)

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