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Translingual[edit]

Stroke order
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Stroke order
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Han character[edit]

(radical 42 +1, 4 strokes, cangjie input 火竹 (FH), four-corner 90200, composition丿)

  1. few, less, inadequate

Derived characters[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 296, character 20
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 7475
  • Dae Jaweon: page 590, character 2
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 561, character 2
  • Unihan data for U+5C11

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Jyutping siu2, siu3, Yale siu2, siu3)


Hakka[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(POJ sháu, shàu, shéu, shèu, Guangdong sau3 [Bao'an, Dongguan, Hong Kong]; s'au3, s'au5, s'eu3, s'eu5 [Kwangtung]; s'au3 (shau3), s'au5 (shau5) [Hailu, Meixian]; seu3, seu5 [Siyan], Hagfa Pinyim sau3, sau4, seu3, seu4)

References[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 2 “Kyōiku” kanji)

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(so)
Eumhun:

  • Sound (hangeul):  (revised: so, McCune-Reischauer: so)

Mandarin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Pinyin shǎo (shao3), Wade-Giles shao3)

Adjective[edit]

(traditional and simplified, Pinyin shǎo)

  1. few, little, inadequate

Adjective[edit]

(traditional and simplified, Pinyin shào)

  1. young

Compounds[edit]


Min Nan[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(TLPA siáu (siau2), tsió (tsio2), siàu (siau3))

References[edit]


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(thiếu, thiểu, thẹo, thểu, thỉu, thẻo)