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U+78B3, 碳
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-78B3

[U+78B2]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+78B4]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 112 +9, 14 strokes, cangjie input 一口山大火 (MRUKF) or 一口山一火 (MRUMF), four-corner 12689, composition)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: not present, would follow page 833, character 29
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 24363
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 4, page 2443, character 10
  • Unihan data for U+78B3

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Glyph origin[edit]

Ideogrammic compound (會意): ((chemical nomenclature) non-metal solid) + (charcoal).

Etymology[edit]

From (tàn, “charcoal”).

Pronunciation[edit]


Note:
  • thàn - literary;
  • thòaⁿ - vernacular.

Noun[edit]

  1. (chemistry) carbon
  2. (ecology) carbon emissions (in the context of global warming and climate change)

Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

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Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(tan) (hangeul , revised tan, McCune-Reischauer t'an, Yale than)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(thán)

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