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U+542C, 听
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-542C

[U+542B]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+542D]
See also: and

Translingual[edit]

Traditional
Shinjitai
Simplified
Stroke order
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Glyph origin[edit]

EB1911 - Volume 01 - Page 001 - 1.svg This entry lacks etymological information. If you are familiar with the origin of this term, please add it to the page per etymology instructions. You can also discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.

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]

  1. This term needs a translation to English. Please help out and add a translation, then remove the text {{rfdef}}.

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 (£)