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See also: 西
U+8980, 覀
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-8980
西
[U+897F]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+8981]

Translingual[edit]

Stroke order
覀-order.gif

Han character[edit]

(radical 146 西+0, 6 strokes, cangjie input 一中中田 (MLLW))

References[edit]

  • KangXi: not present, would follow page 1128, character 10
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: not present, would follow volume 4, page 2805, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+8980

Chinese[edit]

Glyph origin[edit]

Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*kraːʔ, *kraːs, *klaːʔ
*kraːʔ
*kraːs
*qʰraːʔ
*qraːs

Etymology 1[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of – see 西 (“west; western”).
(This character, , is a variant form of 西.)

Etymology 2[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of – see (“cover”).
(This character, , is a variant form of .)

Usage notes[edit]

Radical or radical-like forms; used in complex characters.