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Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  + phonetic ; phonetic previously . Not related to or .

Han character[edit]

(radical 123 +5, 11 strokes, cangjie input 廿手弓土 (TQNG), four-corner 80215, composition)

  1. disgrace, shame
  2. ashamed
  3. shy

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 952, character 4
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 28471
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1395, character 28
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 3128, character 7
  • Unihan data for U+7F9E

Chinese[edit]

-
simp. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]


Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (羞), Pronunciation 1/1

Initial: 心 (16)
Final: 尤
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 息流切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/sɨu/ /si̯ə̯u/ /siu/ /siu/ /suw/ /sĭəu/ /siəu/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
xiū ‹ sjuw › /*s-nu/ shame

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 No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
1524 1 /*snu/

Definitions[edit]

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

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Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(su) (hangeul , revised su, McCune-Reischauer su, Yale swu)

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Mandarin[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

‎(Pinyin qiǎng (qiang3), xiū (xiu1), Wade-Giles ch'iang3, hsiu1)

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Compounds[edit]


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(tu)

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