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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 75 +6, 10 strokes, cangjie input 木竹十木 (DHJD), four-corner 45990, composition)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 523, character 11
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 14723
  • Dae Jaweon: page 911, character 9
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1199, character 10
  • Unihan data for U+682A

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (), Pronunciation 1/1

Initial: (9)
Final: (24)
Tone: Level (Ø)

Openness: Closed
Division: III
Fanqie:

Expected Mandarin reflex: zhū
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Pan
Wuyun
Shao
Rongfen
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Li
Rong
Wang
Li
Bernard
Karlgren
/ʈɨo/ /ʈio/ /ȶio/ /ʈuə̆/ /ȶio/ /ȶĭu/ /ȶi̯u/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
zhū ‹ trju › /*tro/ tree root, stem

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
17557 0 /*to/

Definitions[edit]

  1. measure word for trees
  2. root

Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 6 “Kyōiku” kanji)

Readings[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

Kanji in this term
かぶ
Grade: 6
kun'yomi

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

‎(hiragana かぶ, romaji kabu)

  1. stump of a tree
  2. stock (in a company)
  3. share(s) of stock

Suffix[edit]

‎(hiragana かぶ, romaji -kabu)

  1. Abbreviation for 株式会社 (かぶしきがいしゃ) ‎(kabushiki gaisha, stock company); inc.
Coordinate terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Kanji in this term
しゅ
Grade: 6
kan'yōon

From Middle Chinese ‎(trju).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

‎(hiragana しゅ, romaji shu)

  1. stump of a tree
Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9
  2. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, ISBN 978-4-14-011112-3

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(ju) (hangeul , revised ju, McCune-Reischauer chu, Yale cwu)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(chò, châu, chu)

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