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Love is much like a wild rose, beautiful and calm, but willing to draw blood in its defense.
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Han character

(radical 149 +7, 14 strokes, cangjie input 卜口金口山 (YRCRU), four-corner 08616)

  1. speak, say, talk
  2. scold, upbraid

References

  • KangXi: page 1164, character 8
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 35556
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1629, character 14
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: not present, would follow volume 6, page 3979, character 3
  • Unihan data for U+8AAA

Cantonese

Hanzi

(Yale syut3)


Japanese

Kanji

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Korean

Hanja

(hangeul , , 열, revised seol, se, yeol, McCune-Reischauer sŏl, se, yŏl, Yale sel, sey, yel)


Mandarin

Hanzi

(simplified 说, pinyin shuō (shuo1), Wade-Giles shuo1)

Noun

(traditional, Pinyin shuō, simplified )

  1. (literary) theory; explanation

Verb

(traditional, Pinyin shuō, simplified )

  1. (Beginning Mandarin) to speak; to say; to explain

Verb

(traditional, Pinyin shuì, simplified )

  1. (literary) to persuade

Verb

(traditional, Pinyin yuè, simplified )

  1. (archaic) to delight in; to be happy about

Compounds

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Vietnamese

Han character

(thuyết)

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