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U+342C, 㐬
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-342C

[U+342B]
CJK Unified Ideographs Extension A
[U+342D]
See also: , , , and

Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Pictogram (象形): a newborn baby, shown upside down. The upper portion is an inverted . The three lower lines represent amniotic fluid or hair, the latter interpretation thought almost certainly incorrect by Henshall.[1] (Note that the oracle bone form of 子 also depicted hair.)(Can this(+) etymology be sourced?)

Han character[edit]

(radical 8 +5, 7 strokes, cangjie input 卜戈竹山 (YIHU), composition𠫓)

  1. (same as ) cup with pendants
  2. pennant
  3. (corrupted form of ) wild, barren, uncultivated

Derived characters[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Henshall, Kenneth G. (1998). A Guide to Remembering Japanese Characters (2nd ed.). Singapore: Tuttle Publishing. p. 124. ISBN 978-0-8048-2038-7

Chinese[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of – see .
(This character, , is a variant form of .)

Etymology 2[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of – see .
(This character, , is a variant form of .)

Etymology 3[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of – see .
(This character, , is a variant form of .)

Etymology 4[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of – see .
(This character, , is a variant form of .)

Etymology 5[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of – see 𠫓.
(This character, , is a variant form of 𠫓.)

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(ryu)

  • Eumhun:
    • Sound (hangeul): (revised: ryu, McCune-Reischauer: ryu, Yale: lyu)
    • Name (hangeul): 깃발 (revised: gitbal, McCune-Reischauer: kitpal, Yale: kispal)
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