Simplified from 毆 (區 → 区). In current form Phono-semantic compound (形聲): phonetic 区 + semantic 殳 (“action”).
殴 (radical 79 殳+4, 8 strokes, cangjie input 尸大竹弓水 (SKHNE), composition ⿰区殳)
- beat, fight with fists, hit
- to strike, brawl
- KangXi: not present, would follow page 584, character 21
- Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 16618
- Dae Jaweon: page 977, character 10
- Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 2155, character 3
- Unihan data for U+6BB4
|For pronunciation and definitions of 殴 – see 毆.
(This character, 殴, is the simplified form of 毆.)
(common “Jōyō” kanji, shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai form 毆)
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