乐 (Kangxi radical 4, 丿+4, 5 strokes, cangjie input 竹女木 (HVD), four-corner 72904, composition ⿻⿱丿𠃋小)
- 𪠸, 㧰, 泺, 栎, 烁, 𬍛, 轹, 䀥, 砾, 铄, 跞, 𬼏, 𬏤
Unorthodox variant simplified from 樂 found in a moveable type copy of 《嶺南逸事》. First attested in 《宋元以來俗字譜》, a variant forms dictionary compiled in 1930 that records unorthodox forms (俗字) that have existed since the Song dynasty. Also found as a cursive form (草書) of 樂 in 《中國書法大字典》.
Eventually adopted as an official simplified character by the People's Republic of China in the 1956 Chinese Character Simplification Scheme.