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U+56D7, 囗
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-56D7

[U+56D6]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+56D8]
See also: , , and

Translingual[edit]

Stroke order
囗-order.gif

Han character[edit]

(radical 31 +0, 3 strokes, cangjie input 月一 (BM) or XX月一 (XXBM), four-corner 60000)

  1. Kangxi radical #31, (enclosure).

Derived characters[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

This character (囗) is used for enclosures; if a square is used within a character, then the character is instead .

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 216, character 14
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 4675
  • Dae Jaweon: page 439, character 15
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 710, character 8
  • Unihan data for U+56D7

Chinese[edit]

Glyph origin[edit]

Historical forms of the character
Oracle bone script Bronze inscriptions Large seal script Small seal script
囗-oracle.svg 囗-bronze.svg 囗-bigseal.svg 囗-seal.svg

Etymology 1[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of – see .
(This character, , is a variant form of .)

Etymology 2[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of – see .
(This character, , is a variant form of .)

Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

  1. mouth
  2. the "country" radical, called 国構 (kunigamae)

Readings[edit]

As a radical and variant kanji for (country):

As a variant kanji for (to surround/encircle):


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(guk, wi) (hangeul , , revised guk, wi, McCune-Reischauer kuk, wi, Yale kwuk, wi)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(vi)

  1. erect, proud
  2. upright
  3. bald

References[edit]