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Etymology

form a bird which has dangle tail. Originally "diau" but Mandarin "niǎo" avoided confusion of (dangle cock)

Han character

(radical 196 +0, 11 strokes, cangjie input 竹日卜火 (HAYF), four-corner 27327)

  1. bird
  2. KangXi radical 196

References

  • KangXi: page 1480, character 52
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 46634
  • Dae Jaweon: page 2012, character 25
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 7, page 4613, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+9CE5

Cantonese

Hanzi

(Yale niu5)


Japanese

Kanji

(grade 2 kanji)

Readings

Compounds

Noun

(hiragana とり, romaji tori)

  1. a flying animal; a bird

Derived terms


Korean

Hanja

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


Mandarin

Hanzi

(simplified 鸟, pinyin niǎo (niao3), Wade-Giles niao3)

Pronunciation

  • IPA: [ niau˨˩˦ ]

Noun

(traditional, Pinyin niǎo, measure word , simplified )

  1. (Elementary Mandarin) bird

Compounds


Middle Chinese

Han character

(*děu)


Vietnamese

Han character

(điểu, đeo, đéo, đẽo)

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