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Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Phono-semantic compound (形聲) ‎(grain) (meaning) + (sound).

Han character[edit]

(radical 115 +4, 9 strokes, cangjie input 竹木火竹 (HDFH), four-corner 29920, composition)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 850, character 22
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 24952
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1274, character 9
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 4, page 2593, character 12
  • Unihan data for U+79D2

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (4)
Final () (91)
Tone (調) Rising (X)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/miᴇuX/
Pan
Wuyun
/miɛuX/
Shao
Rongfen
/mjæuX/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/miawX/
Li
Rong
/miɛuX/
Wang
Li
/mĭɛuX/
Bernard
Karlgren
/mi̯ɛuX/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
miǎo
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/1
No. 13698
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
2
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*mewʔ/

Definitions[edit]

  1. second (unit of time); (classifier for seconds)
    86,400  ―  Yī tiān yǒu 86,400 miǎo.  ―  There are 86,400 seconds in one day.
  2. second (unit of angle)

Synonyms[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 3 “Kyōiku” kanji)

  1. second

Readings[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

‎(hiragana びょう, romaji byō)

  1. second (unit of time)
  2. second (unit of angle)

Counter[edit]

‎(hiragana びょう, romaji -byō)

  1. seconds (duration)

Compounds[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 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]

‎(cho, myo) (hangeul , , McCune-Reischauer ch'o, myo, Yale cho, myo)

Noun[edit]

‎(myo) ‎(hangeul )

  1. Hanja form? of , “second (unit of time, as a component)”.

Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(miểu, sao)

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