Ideogrammic compound (會意): 竹 (“bamboo”) + 毛 (“hair”) Traditional Chinese brushes were made of bamboo and hair.
笔 (radical 118 竹+4, 10 strokes, cangjie input 竹竹手山 (HHQU), composition ⿱⺮毛)
- KangXi: page 879, character 8
- Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 25888
- Dae Jaweon: page 1307, character 8
- Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 2950, character 9
- Unihan data for U+7B14
|For pronunciation and definitions of 笔 – see 筆.
(This character, 笔, is the simplified form of 筆.)
(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)
- Alternative form of 筆