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U+5F14, 弔
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5F14

[U+5F13]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+5F15]
See also: , , and

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 57 +1, 4 strokes, cangjie input 弓中 (NL) or X弓中 (XNL), four-corner 17527, composition)

  1. condole, mourn, pity
  2. hang

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 356, character 7
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 9698
  • Dae Jaweon: page 671, character 27
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 989, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+5F14

Chinese[edit]

Glyph origin[edit]

Historical forms of the character
Bronze inscriptions Large seal script Small seal script
弔-bronze.svg 弔-bigseal.svg 弔-seal.svg
Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*tjiw
*tiːwɢs, *tiːwɢ
*tiːwɢs
For pronunciation and definitions of – see .
(This character, , is a variant form of .)

Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

  1. condolences

Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(jo, jeok) (hangeul , , revised jo, jeok, McCune-Reischauer cho, chŏk, Yale co, cek)

  1. condole, mourn, pity
  2. hang

Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

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