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U+836F, 药
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-836F

[U+836E]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+8370]

Translingual[edit]

Stroke order
9 strokes
Traditional
Shinjitai
Simplified

Han character[edit]

(radical 140, +6, 9 strokes, cangjie input 廿女一戈 (TVMI), four-corner 44127, composition)

Related characters[edit]

References[edit]


Chinese[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Glyph origin[edit]

Simplified from , which was originally simplified as by the Republic of China (Kuomintang government) in 1935 and by the People's Republic of China in 1956 before being simplified to its present form.

Definitions[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of – see (“medicine; drug; pharmaceutical; substance used for a particular purpose; etc.”).
(This character, , is the simplified form of .)
Notes:

Etymology 2[edit]

Glyph origin[edit]

Simplified from () (original sense unrelated to ), based on simplification of its radical component.

Definitions[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of – see (“Angelica dahurica; orris root; etc.”).
(This character, , is the simplified form of .)
Notes:

Usage notes[edit]

In mainland China, , rather than is listed officially as the traditional form of .