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U+7B87, 箇
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-7B87

[U+7B86]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+7B88]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 118, +8, 14 strokes, cangjie input 竹田十口 (HWJR), four-corner 88603, composition)

Derived characters[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • (abbreviation of 箇 as Japanese counter)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 886, character 36
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 26116
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1314, character 30
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 5, page 2983, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+7B87

Chinese[edit]

Glyph origin[edit]

Historical forms of the character
Shuowen Jiezi (compiled in Han) Liushutong (compiled in Ming)
Small seal script Transcribed ancient scripts
箇-seal.svg 箇-bigseal.svg

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *kaːls): semantic  (bamboo) + phonetic  (OC *kaːs).

Definitions[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of – see (“piece; item; individual; size; height; etc.”).
(This character, , is a variant form of .)

Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

  • Normally written as when used as a counter for months

Readings[edit]

  • Go-on: (ka, Jōyō)
  • Tō-on: (ko)

Counter[edit]

() (-ga

  1. used with numbers in the ichi-ni-san counting system

Alternative forms[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

It is often written in katakana with a small ke, but it is always pronounced as "ka."

Derived terms[edit]

Counter[edit]

() (-ko

  1. : articles

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(eumhun (nat gae))

  1. Alternative form of (Hanja form? of (piece).)

References[edit]


Vietnamese[edit]

Counter[edit]

  1. Han form of cái

Adjective[edit]

  1. Han form of cái