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U+6C18, 氘
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-6C18

[U+6C17]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+6C19]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 84 +2, 6 strokes, cangjie input 人弓中中 (ONLL), four-corner 80217, composition丿)

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: not present, would follow page 599, character 4
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 17046
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 2010, character 3
  • Unihan data for U+6C18

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Glyph origin[edit]

Ideogrammic compound (會意):  (gas) + ⿰丿丨 (two). Also a phono-semantic compound (形聲), where ⿰丿丨, variant of (dāo), acts as the phonetic component. Compare (“protium”) and (“tritium”).

Etymology[edit]

From (dāo) from the glyph, possibly influenced by New Latin deuterium.

Pronunciation[edit]

Definitions[edit]

  1. deuterium

Synonyms[edit]

See also[edit]

  • (piē, “protium”)
  • (chuān, “tritium”)
  • (qīng, “hydrogen”)