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U+6C2E, 氮
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-6C2E

[U+6C2D]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+6C2F]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 84 +8, 12 strokes, cangjie input 人弓火火 (ONFF), four-corner 80817, composition)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: not present, would follow page 600, character 1
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 17071
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 2013, character 6
  • Unihan data for U+6C2E

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.
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Etymology[edit]

From (dàn, “dilute”), referring to nitrogen diluting oxygen in the air.

Pronunciation[edit]


Definitions[edit]

  1. nitrogen

Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

  1. nitrogen

Readings[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

Not used in Japanese. Some sources erroneously give a meaning of xenon, instead of the correct nitrogen.

The Japanese word for nitrogen is 窒素(chisso).


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(dam) (hangeul , revised dam, McCune-Reischauer tam, Yale tam)

  1. nitrogen

Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(đạm)

  1. nitrogen