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Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Han character[edit]

(radical 16 +3, 5 strokes, cangjie input 竹弓中月 (HNLB), composition)

  1. kite

References[edit]

  • KangXi: not present, would follow page 134, character 8
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 1749
  • Dae Jaweon: page 299, character 19
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: not present, would follow volume 1, page 276, character 11
  • Unihan data for U+51E7

Japanese[edit]

凧(tako)

Noun[edit]

(hiragana たこ, romaji tako)

  1. (toy) kite (i.e. a tethered object lifted by wind)

Kanji[edit]

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

Readings[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

This character is a kokuji (国字), i.e. a kanji invented in Japan.