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U+5F66, 彦
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5F66

[U+5F65]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+5F67]
See also:

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 59 +6, 9 strokes, cangjie input 卜竹竹竹竹 (YHHHH), composition)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: not present, would follow page 363, character 13
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 9981
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 854, character 9
  • Unihan data for U+5F66

Chinese[edit]

Glyph origin[edit]

Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*ŋaːns, *ŋrans
*sŋ̥ʰreːnʔ, *sŋ̥ʰraːns
*sŋreːnʔ
*sreːnʔ
*sreːnʔ
*sŋreːnʔ
*sŋreːnʔ
*ŋraːn
*ŋraːn
*ŋraːns
*ŋranʔ
*ŋranʔ
*ŋranʔ
*ŋrans
*ŋrans

Etymology 1[edit]

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

Etymology 2[edit]

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

Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

Readings[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Kanji in this term
ひこ
Jinmeiyō
kun'yomi

From Old Japanese. Originally /pi1ko1/ invalid IPA characters (11). *[piko][ɸiko][hiko]. Compound of (hi, sun) +‎ (ko, child; boy).[1][2] See also (hime), 息子 (musuko), (otoko).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

(hiragana ひこ, rōmaji hiko)

  1. a male child; a boy
  2. an honorary male child; prince
  3. chieftain; in ancient Japan, the ruler of a regional land

Synonyms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 1988, 国語大辞典(新装版) (Kokugo Dai Jiten, Revised Edition) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Shogakukan
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9
  • Ishihara, Michihiro (1985-05-16) Shintei Gishi Wajinden: Chūgoku Seishi Nihonden (1) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Iwanami Shoten, ISBN 4-00-334011-6, pages 105-106