Simplified from 戰 (單 → 占).
Phono-semantic compound (形聲): phonetic 占 (OC *ʔljem, *tjems) + semantic 戈 (“halberd”) – battling with a halberd.
战 (radical 62 戈+5, 9 strokes, cangjie input 卜口戈 (YRI), composition ⿰占戈)
- KangXi: not present, would follow page 412, character 29
- Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 11582
- Dae Jaweon: page 755, character 14
- Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1403, character 14
- Unihan data for U+6218
|For pronunciation and definitions of 战 – see 戰.
(This character, 战, is the simplified form of 戰.)
(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)
- fighting, battle
- Alternative form of 戦