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U+6EB4, 溴
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-6EB4

[U+6EB3]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+6EB5]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 85 +10, 13 strokes, cangjie input 水竹山大 (EHUK), four-corner 36134, composition)

  1. bromine

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 641, character 2
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 17981
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1048, character 10
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 1701, character 2
  • Unihan data for U+6EB4

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Glyph origin[edit]

Ideogrammic compound (會意):  (water; liquid) +  (stink; odorous). Also a phono-semantic compound (形聲), with (chòu, xiù) as a phonetic component.

Etymology[edit]

From (chòu, “stink; odorous”), semantic loan of Ancient Greek βρῶμος (brômos, stink).

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

  1. bromine

Compounds[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(chu) (hangeul , revised chu, McCune-Reischauer ch'u, Yale chwu)

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