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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 (first edition): volume 2, page 1279, character 4
  • Unihan data for U+6A13

Chinese[edit]

trad.
simp.
alternative forms 𣏥 nonstandard

Glyph origin[edit]

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) (Classifier: m)
    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. (Internet slang) comment, post
      9 / 9  ―  9 lóu  ―  comment #9
      /   ―  lóuzhǔ  ―  OP
      /   ―  gàilóu  ―  to reply to a thread
      一下,[……] / 一下,[……]  ―  jièlóu wèn yīxià, [...... ]  ―  (please add an English translation of this example)
    4. A surname​. Lou

    Synonyms[edit]

    Compounds[edit]

    Descendants[edit]

    • Thai: เหลา (lǎo, restaurant)

    Further reading[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 >)

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    Vietnamese[edit]

    Han character[edit]

    (lầu, lâu)

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