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Life at the greatest and best is but a froward child, that must be humored and coaxed a little till it falls asleep, and then all the care is over.
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Han character

(radical 9 +12, 14 strokes, cangjie input 人土土山 (OGGU), four-corner 24211, composition)

  1. be lucky
  2. by chance, by luck

References

  • KangXi: page 117, character 10
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 1113
  • Dae Jaweon: page 248, character 16
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 216, character 12
  • Unihan data for U+50E5

Cantonese

Hanzi

(jyutping giu1, giu2, hiu1, jiu4, Yale hiu1)


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Korean

Hanja

(hangeul 요, revised yo, McCune-Reischauer yo)


Mandarin

Hanzi

(simplified 侥, pinyin jiǎo (jiao3), Wade-Giles chiao3)

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