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See also:
U+6A13, 樓
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-6A13

[U+6A12]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+6A14]

Translingual[edit]

Japanese
Simplified
Traditional

Han character[edit]

(radical 75, +11, 15 strokes, cangjie input 木中田女 (DLWV), four-corner 45944, composition)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 549, character 31
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 15430
  • Dae Jaweon: page 937, character 24
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1279, character 4
  • Unihan data for U+6A13

Chinese[edit]

trad.
simp.
variant forms 𣏥 nonstandard

Glyph origin[edit]

Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*ɡ·roː
*roː, *ro
*roː
*ɡ·roː, *ɡ·roːs, *ɡ·roʔ
*ɡ·roː, *ɡ·ro
*roː
*roː
*roː, *ro, *roʔ
*roː
*ɡ·roː
*roː, *ro
*roː
*roː, *roːʔ
*roː, *ro
*roː, *roːʔ, *roʔ
*roː, *ro, *roʔ
*roː, *ro
*roː, *roʔ
*roː
*roː, *roːʔ, *roʔ
*roːʔ, *roʔ
*roːʔ
*roːʔ
*roːʔ, *roʔ
*roːs, *ro
*roːs, *ro
*sloːʔ
*sloːʔ
*sloːʔ, *sroʔ
*ro
*roʔ
*ros
*sroʔ, *sros, *sroːɡ
*klos
*ɡloʔ
*ɡloʔ

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *ɡ·roː): semantic  (tree) + phonetic  (OC *ɡ·roː, *ɡ·ro).

Pronunciation[edit]


Note:
  • liô/lô͘ - literary;
  • lâu - vernacular.
  • Wu

  • Rime
    Character
    Reading # 1/1
    Initial () (37)
    Final () (137)
    Tone (調) Level (Ø)
    Openness (開合) Open
    Division () I
    Fanqie
    Reconstructions
    Zhengzhang
    Shangfang
    /ləu/
    Pan
    Wuyun
    /ləu/
    Shao
    Rongfen
    /ləu/
    Edwin
    Pulleyblank
    /ləw/
    Li
    Rong
    /lu/
    Wang
    Li
    /ləu/
    Bernard
    Karlgren
    /lə̯u/
    Expected
    Mandarin
    Reflex
    lóu
    Zhengzhang system (2003)
    Character
    Reading # 1/1
    No. 8453
    Phonetic
    component
    Rime
    group
    Rime
    subdivision
    0
    Corresponding
    MC rime
    Old
    Chinese
    /*ɡ·roː/

    Definitions[edit]

    1. building (of two or more stories)
    2. floor, level (Classifier: )
      那個房子 [MSC, trad.]
      那个房子 [MSC, simp.]
      Nàge fángzi yǒu sān céng lóu. [Pinyin]
      That house has three floors.
    3. comment, post
      9 / 9  ―  9 lóu  ―  comment #9
      /   ―  lóuzhǔ  ―  OP
    4. A surname​. Lou

    Synonyms[edit]

    1. (céng)
    2. 樓層楼层 (lóucéng)

    Compounds[edit]

    Descendants[edit]


    Japanese[edit]

    Shinjitai

    Kyūjitai

    Kanji[edit]

    (uncommon “Hyōgai” kanjikyūjitai kanji, shinjitai form )

    1. tower
    2. turret

    Readings[edit]


    Korean[edit]

    Hanja[edit]

    (ru>nu) (hangeul >, McCune–Reischauer ru>nu, Yale lwu>nwu)

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    Vietnamese[edit]

    Han character[edit]

    (lầu, lâu)

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