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U+77C9, 矉
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-77C9

[U+77C8]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+77CA]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 109, +14, 19 strokes, cangjie input 月山十一金 (BUJMC), four-corner 63086, composition)

  1. frown
  2. resentment look

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 820, character 4
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 23778
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1231, character 30
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 4, page 2520, character 4
  • Unihan data for U+77C9

Chinese[edit]

Glyph origin[edit]

Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*biːn, *bin
*mpin
*pin
*pin
*pin
*pin
*pin, *pins
*pin
*pins
*pins
*pins
*pʰin
*bin
*bin
*bin
*binʔ
*binʔ

Definitions[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of – see (“to frown; to knit one's brows”).
(This character, , is a variant form of .)

Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

  1. an angry glare
  2. to open the eyes with anger

Readings[edit]

  • On (unclassified): ひん (hin), びん (bin)
  • Kun: にらむ (niramu)

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(bin) (hangeul , revised bin, McCune–Reischauer pin, Yale pin)

  1. frown