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Character U+65E7, 旧
Name CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-65E7
Block CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+65E6] [U+65E8]

Translingual[edit]

Stroke order
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Shinjitai
Simplified
Traditional

Etymology[edit]

Simplified from 𦾔 (elimination of )

In current form, calligraphical rendering of 臼.

Han character[edit]

(radical 72 +1, 5 strokes, cangjie input 中日 (LA), composition)

  1. old, ancient
  2. former, past

Derived characters[edit]

  1. These characters are Simplified from ()

References[edit]

  • KangXi: not present, would follow page 489, character 5
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 13737
  • Dae Jaweon: page 850, character 4
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1483, character 2
  • Unihan data for U+65E7

Chinese[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

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

Etymology 2[edit]

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

Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

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

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]

Noun[edit]

‎(shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji , hiragana きゅう, romaji kyū, historical hiragana きう)

  1. old things, original state, former state, old times
  2. the old calendar based on a lunar system

‎(shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji , hiragana ふる, romaji furu)

  1. used item, secondhand item

Prefix[edit]

‎(shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji , hiragana きゅう, romaji kyū-, historical hiragana きう)

  1. paleo-, ex-, old, previous, former

‎(shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji , hiragana ふる, romaji furu-)

  1. paleo-, old, used, previous