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See also:
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

Etymology[edit]

Ancient form of according to the Kangxi dictionary (Jiyun section).

In Japanese shinjitai and simplified Chinese, the character is simplified from ( and ).

Han character[edit]

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

Derived characters[edit]

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Chinese[edit]

Glyph origin[edit]

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *riːʔ): semantic  (altar) + phonetic  – performing rites at an altar.

Definitions[edit]

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

Japanese[edit]

Shinjitai

Kyūjitai

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Kanji[edit]

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

  1. manners; etiquette

Readings[edit]

Etymology[edit]

wiya → iya.

Noun[edit]

See also 礼をする

(shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji , hiragana いや, rōmaji iya, historical hiragana ゐや)

  1. the act of respecting one; reverence

Noun[edit]

(shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji , hiragana れい, rōmaji rei)

  1. a bow, the gesture of bending at the waist
  2. an expression of thanks or gratitude

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