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U+7A95, 窕
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-7A95

[U+7A94]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+7A96]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 116 +6, 11 strokes, cangjie input 十金中一人 (JCLMO), four-corner 30113, composition)

  1. slender
  2. quiet and modest, charming

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 865, character 14
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 25496
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1293, character 19
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 4, page 2729, character 9
  • Unihan data for U+7A95

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Glyph origin[edit]

Historical forms of the character
Small seal script
窕-seal.svg
Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
l̥ʰaːw, *l̥ʰeːw, *l'eːwʔ
l̥ʰaːw, *l'aːw, *lew
l'aːw
l'aːw
l'aːw, *l̥ʰeːws
l'aːw
l'aːw
l'aːw, *l'aːwʔ, *l'aːws, *l'ewʔ
𣂁 sl̥ʰew
l̥ʰews
l'ew
l'ewʔ
l'ewʔ
l'ewʔ
l'ewʔ, *l'eːw
l'ewʔ
lew
lew
lew, *l̥ʰeːw, *l'eːws
lew, *l̥ʰeːw
lew
lew
lews
lews
l̥ʰeːw, *l'eːw
l̥ʰeːw
l̥ʰeːw, *l̥ʰeːwʔ
l̥ʰeːw
l̥ʰeːw, *l̥ʰeːws, *l'eːw
l̥ʰeːw
l̥ʰeːws
l̥ʰeːws
l̥ʰeːws, *poʔ
l̥ʰeːws
l̥ʰeːws, *l'eːw
l'eːwʔ
l'eːwʔ

Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (7)
Final () (93)
Tone (調) Rising (X)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () IV
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/deuX/
Pan
Wuyun
/deuX/
Shao
Rongfen
/deuX/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/dɛwX/
Li
Rong
/deuX/
Wang
Li
/dieuX/
Bernard
Karlgren
/dʱieuX/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
diào
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
tiǎo
Middle
Chinese
‹ dewX ›
Old
Chinese
/*lˤ[e]wʔ/
English 窈窕 beautiful

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
Reading # 1/1
No. 16893
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
2
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*l'eːwʔ/

Definitions[edit]

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Compounds[edit]

References[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

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Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(jo) (hangeul , revised jo, McCune-Reischauer cho, Yale co)

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