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U+793C, 礼
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-793C

[U+793B]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+793D]
U+FA18, 礼
CJK COMPATIBILITY IDEOGRAPH-FA18

[U+FA17]
CJK Compatibility Ideographs
[U+FA19]

Translingual[edit]

Stroke order
6 strokes
Traditional
Simplified
Japanese
Korean

Han character[edit]

(radical 113, +1, 5 strokes, cangjie input 戈火山 (IFU), four-corner 32210, composition(U+793C) or ⿰(U+FA18))

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Related characters[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 839, character 22
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 24626
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1256, character 28
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 4, page 2385, character 2
  • Unihan data for U+793C

Chinese[edit]

Glyph origin[edit]

Based on an ancient form of recorded in Shuowen as 禮-ancient.svg. In regular script, the earliest record can be traced back to the Tang dynasty orthographical dictionary Ganlu Zishu 干祿字書.

In modern form: Simplified from ( and ).

Definitions[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of – see (“present; gift; ritual; rite; etc.”).
(This character, , is the simplified and variant form of .)
Notes:

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Japanese[edit]

Shinjitai

Kyūjitai

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Glyph origin[edit]

Listed in the 1946 tōyō kanji as a shinjitai of .

Kanji[edit]

(grade 3 “Kyōiku” kanjishinjitai kanji, kyūjitai form )

  1. manners; etiquette

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Etymology 1[edit]

Kanji in this term
いや
Grade: 3
kun’yomi

/wiya//iya/.

From Old Japanese. This etymology is incomplete. You can help Wiktionary by elaborating on the origins of this term.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

(いや) (iya (kyūjitai , historical kana ゐや)

  1. the act of respecting one; reverence
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Etymology 2[edit]

Kanji in this term
れい
Grade: 3
on’yomi

From Middle Chinese (MC leiX).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

(れい) (rei (kyūjitai )

  1. a bow, the gesture of bending at the waist
    ()(りつ)(れい)(ちゃく)(せき)
    Kiritsu! Rei! Chakuseki!
    Stand up! Bow! Sit down! (sequence used to greet teachers in school)
  2. an expression of thanks or gratitude
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Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(eum (rye), South Korea (ye))

  1. Alternative form of

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

: Hán Việt readings: lễ[1][2]
: Nôm readings: lạy[1][3][2][4], lẫy[1][3][2][4], lấy[1][3][2], trễ[1][3][2], lẻ[1][2][4], lãi[1][2][4], lễ[1][3], rẻ[1][3], trẻ[1][3], rẽ[3][2], lẩy[2][4], lệ[1], lưỡi[1], lẽ[3], lởi[2], lỡi[2], trẩy[2], lể[4]

  1. Alternative form of

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