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U+5FDC, 応
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5FDC

[U+5FDB]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+5FDD]

Translingual[edit]

Traditional
Shinjitai
Simplified

Glyph origin[edit]

Japanese shinjitai character. Simplified from (elimination of ).

Han character[edit]

(radical 61, +3, 7 strokes, cangjie input 戈心 (IP) or XX戈心 (XXIP), composition广)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: not present, would follow page 377, character 7
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 10347
  • Dae Jaweon: page 703, character 19
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: not present, would follow volume 2, page 875, character 16
  • Unihan data for U+5FDC

Chinese[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of – see (“should; ought to; perhaps; maybe; etc.”).
(This character, , is a variant form of .)

Japanese[edit]

Shinjitai

Kyūjitai

Kanji[edit]

(grade 5 “Kyōiku” kanjishinjitai kanji, kyūjitai form )

  1. to respond, reply
  2. should, ought to, must

Readings[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Kanji in this term
おう
Grade: 5
on’yomi

From Middle Chinese (MC ʔɨŋH).

Pronunciation[edit]

Affix[edit]

(shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji , hiragana おう, rōmaji ō)

  1. respond; reply; answer
  2. in accordance

Derived terms[edit]