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Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Han character[edit]

(radical 109 +12, 17 strokes, cangjie input 月山大金火 (BUKCF), four-corner 64096, composition)

  1. bright, clear, visible
  2. clear-sighted

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 817, character 26
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 23697
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1230, character 7
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 4, page 2512, character 17
  • Unihan data for U+77AD

Chinese[edit]

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simp. and trad.

Etymology[edit]

Note: This character is used as a substitute for Min Nan lió, which may be etymologically unrelated.

Pronunciation[edit]


Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (瞭), Pronunciation 1/2

Initial: 來 (37)
Final: 蕭
Division: IV

Openness: Open
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 落蕭切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/leu/ /lieu/ /leu/ /leu/ /lɛw/ /lieu/ /leu/
Character (瞭), Pronunciation 2/2

Initial: 來 (37)
Final: 蕭
Division: IV

Openness: Open
Tone: Rising (X)

Fanqie: 盧鳥切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/leuX/ /lieuX/ /leuX/ /leuX/ /lɛwX/ /lieuX/ /leuX/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
8107 2 /*reːw/
8111 2 /*reːwʔ/

Definitions[edit]

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

Readings[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

‎(hiragana りょう, romaji Ryō)

  1. A male given name

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(ryo, yo) (hangeul , , revised ryo, yo, McCune-Reischauer ryo, yo, Yale lyo, yo)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(lẹo, liêu, lẽo, liễu, liệu)

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