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The Cantonese word siu - 小 - siu2
(small in Cantonese)





Romanization (Jyutping)

siu2

English translations

small, briefly, the young,
for a short while, little

Chinese character (simplified):

The traditional Chinese characters of siu2 are identical with the modern (simplified) characters displayed above.
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Shapes and Features
Usage as a radical
小 can also be used as a radical, i.e. as a sub-component of a Chinese character..
Character complexity
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is composed of 3 strokes and therefore is of very low complexity compared to the other simplified Chinese characters (average: 13.1 strokes).

Tags and additional information
(Meaning of individual characters, character components etc.)

snack  |  to look down upon
小 ( siu / siu2 ) belongs to the 100 most common Chinese characters (rank 51)
Other characters that are pronounced siu2 in Cantonese

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