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Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  ‎(hair) + phonetic .

Han character[edit]

(radical 190 +12, 22 strokes, cangjie input 尸竹竹竹金 (SHHHC), four-corner 72286, composition)

Related characters[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1456, character 38
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 45580
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1988, character 5
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 7, page 4535, character 11
  • Unihan data for U+9B1A

Chinese[edit]

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trad.
simp.

Pronunciation[edit]

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

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

Openness: Closed
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 相俞切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/sɨo/ /si̯u/ /sio/ /sio/ /suə̆/ /sĭu/ /sio/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
‹ sju › /*C-[s.n]o/ beard

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
13956 0 /*so/ 須轉註俗字

Definitions[edit]

  1. beard, whiskers
  2. antennae, feelers
  3. whisker-like

Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

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Readings[edit]

Noun[edit]

‎(hiragana ひげ, romaji hige)

  1. mustache; beards; whiskers

Synonyms[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

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

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(tu, tua)

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