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Translingual[edit]

Traditional
Shinjitai
Simplified
Stroke order
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Han character[edit]

(radical 30 +4, 7 strokes, cangjie input 口竹一中 (RHML), four-corner 62021, composition)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 178, character 16
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 3352
  • Dae Jaweon: page 396, character 2
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 591, character 2
  • Unihan data for U+542C

Chinese[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of – see .
(This character, , is the simplified form of .)
Notes:

Etymology 2[edit]

simp. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

Definitions[edit]

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

  1. laughter (from 笑う)
  2. pound sterling, pound

Readings[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Kanji in this term
わらう
Hyōgaiji
kun'yomi

Derivation of the verb 笑う ‎(warau, to laugh; to smile).

Noun[edit]

‎(hiragana わらう, romaji warau)

  1. to laugh; to smile

Etymology 2[edit]

Kanji in this term
ぽんど
Hyōgaiji
kun'yomi

From English pound. This kanji is an ateji. See .

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

‎(katakana ポンド, romaji pondo)

  1. pound (lb)
  2. pound sterling (£)