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U+5170, 兰
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5170

[U+516F]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+5171]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 12, +3, 5 strokes, cangjie input 廿一一 (TMM), composition or ⿱)

Derived characters[edit]

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Chinese[edit]

Glyph origin[edit]

From the cursive script of . Originally intended as the simplified form of but instead became designated as the simplified form of , which shares the same pronunciation as (lán) in Standard Mandarin.

Etymology 1[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of – see (“orchid, especially cymbidium; Eupatorium fortunei; etc.”).
(This character, , is the simplified form of .)
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Etymology 2[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of – see (“blue; indigo plant; Indigofera tinctoria; etc.”).
(This character, , is the draft (1955) first-round simplified and second-round simplified form of .)
Notes:

Etymology 3[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of – see (“basket; ring; basket; etc.”).
(This character, , is the second-round simplified form of .)
Notes: