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U+787C, 硼
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-787C

[U+787B]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+787D]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 112 +8, 13 strokes, cangjie input 一口月月 (MRBB), four-corner 17620, composition)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 831, character 23
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 24254
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1247, character 20
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 4, page 2439, character 4
  • Unihan data for U+787C

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Etymology 1[edit]

Originally only used in 硼砂 (“borax”): first attested in 《丹方鑑源》 (Tang dynasty), as 大朋砂. The here is a loanword; compare Middle Persian bwlk' (bōrag).

The “boron” sense of is a clipping or back-formation.

Pronunciation[edit]


Definitions[edit]

  1. (chemistry) boron
Synonym[edit]

Compounds[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Definitions[edit]

  1. (onomatopoeia) a loud sound
  2. Alternative form of (bèng, “to jump”).
  3. Alternative form of (pèng, “to bump; to touch”).

Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

  1. boron

Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(bung, pyeong) (hangeul , )

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