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Translingual[edit]

Stroke order
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Japanese stroke order
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Stroke order
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shinjitai

simplified

traditional

Alternative forms[edit]

Note different composition due to different forms of , namely (in some Japanese fonts more resembles ).

Etymology[edit]

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): phonetic  + semantic  ‎(axe)

the sound when logging

Han character[edit]

(radical 63 +4, 8 strokes, cangjie input 竹尸竹一中 (HSHML), four-corner 72221, composition or ⿰ or ⿰)

  1. place, location
  2. numerary adjunct
  3. that which

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 415, character 16
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 11715
  • Dae Jaweon: page 760, character 2
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 2259, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+6240

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]


Dialectal pronunciations ()
Variety Location
Mandarin Beijing /suo²¹⁴/
Harbin /suo²¹³/
Tianjin /suo¹³/
Jinan /ʂuə⁵⁵/
Qingdao /suə⁵⁵/ ~以
/ʂuə⁵⁵/ 场~
Zhengzhou /ʂuo⁵³/
Xi'an /fo⁵³/
Xining /fɔ⁵³/
Yinchuan /suə⁵³/
Lanzhou /fə⁴⁴²/
Ürümqi /suɤ⁵¹/
Wuhan /suo⁴²/
Chengdu /so⁵³/
Guiyang /so⁴²/
Kunming /so⁵³/
Nanjing /so²¹²/
Hefei /sʊ²⁴/
Jin Taiyuan /suɤ⁵³/
Pingyao /suə⁵³/
Hohhot /suɤ⁵³/
Wu Shanghai /su³⁵/
Suzhou /səu⁵¹/
Hangzhou /su⁵³/
Wenzhou /so³⁵/
Hui Shexian /so³⁵/
Tunxi /so³¹/
Xiang Changsha /so⁴¹/
Xiangtan /so⁴²/
Gan Nanchang /so²¹³/
/su²¹³/ 无~谓
Hakka Meixian /so³¹/
Taoyuan /so³¹/
Cantonese Guangzhou /sɔ³⁵/
Nanning /ɬɔ³⁵/
Hong Kong /sɔ³⁵/
Min Xiamen (Min Nan) /sɔ⁵³/
Fuzhou (Min Dong) /su³²/
Jian'ou (Min Bei) /su²¹/
Shantou (Min Nan) /so⁵³/
Haikou (Min Nan) /to²¹³/
Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (), Pronunciation 1/1

Initial: (21)
Final:
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Rising (X)

Fanqie:
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/ʃɨʌX/ /ʂi̯woX/ /ʃiɔX/ /ʃiɔX/ /ʂɨə̆X/ /ʃĭoX/ /ʃiɔX/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
suǒ ‹ srjoX › /*s-qʰ<r>aʔ/ place (n.); that which
suǒ ‹ xuX › /*qʰaʔ/ 所所 = 許許 = 滸滸 sound of hewing wood

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
5306 0 /*sqʰraʔ/

Definitions[edit]

  1. place
  2. institute
  3. measure word for buildings
  4. Added to verbs to form words meaning a person or thing that is the object of that verb (ie, to whom or to which an action is done).
      ―  suǒ  ―  income, literary "what is gained"

Compounds[edit]

References[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 3 “Kyōiku” kanji)

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]

Counter[edit]

‎(hiragana しょ, romaji -sho)

  1. places

Noun[edit]

‎(hiragana ところ, romaji tokoro)

‎(hiragana とこ, romaji toko) (informal)

  1. a place, a scene, a site; an address

Derived terms[edit]

Suffix[edit]

‎(hiragana しょ, romaji -sho)

‎(hiragana ところ, romaji -tokoro)

‎(hiragana どころ, romaji -dokoro)

  1. place

Usage notes[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(so)
Eumhun:

  • Sound (hangeul):  (revised: so, McCune-Reischauer: so, Yale: so)
  • Name (hangeul): ()
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Okinawan[edit]

Kanji[edit]

‎(hiragana とぅくる, romaji tukuru)

Noun[edit]

‎(hiragana とぅくる, romaji tukuru)

  1. area, location, spot

Suffix[edit]

‎(しゅ, shu)

  1. place, field

Compounds[edit]


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(sỡ, sở, sớ, sửa, thửa)

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