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See also: , , 𠆤, , and 𖿰
U+4E2A, 个
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-4E2A

[U+4E29]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+4E2B]

Translingual[edit]

Stroke order

Han character[edit]

(Kangxi radical 2, +2, 3 strokes, cangjie input 人中 (OL), four-corner 80200, composition 𠆢)

Derived characters[edit]

References[edit]

  • Kangxi Dictionary: page 78, character 23
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 70
  • Dae Jaweon: page 158, character 3
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 1, page 103, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+4E2A

Chinese[edit]

Glyph origin[edit]

Historical forms of the character
Warring States Shuowen Jiezi (compiled in Han) Liushutong (compiled in Ming)
Bronze inscriptions Small seal script Transcribed ancient scripts

Variant of (bamboo stalk). Half of (bamboo).

Definitions[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of – see (“single; alone; individual; height; build; stature; etc.”).
(This character, , is the simplified and variant form of ).
Notes:

Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

  1. counter for articles
  2. individual

Readings[edit]

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(eumhun (nat gae))

  1. small piece

Usage notes[edit]

Pronunciation came from a confusion with . 个 is a variant of , and its pronunciation would have been as in , , , etc.

Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

: Hán Việt readings: , cán
: Nôm readings:

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