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U+8B66, 警
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-8B66

[U+8B65]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+8B67]
See also:

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 149 +12, 19 strokes, cangjie input 廿大卜一口 (TKYMR), four-corner 48601, composition)

Related characters[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1183, character 5
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 35989
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1645, character 30
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 6, page 4017, character 4
  • Unihan data for U+8B66

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Glyph origin[edit]

Historical forms of the character
Small seal script
警-seal.svg
Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*kraː, *kreŋ, *kreŋʔ
*kaŋʔ, *kreŋʔ
*kreŋ
*kreŋʔ
*kreŋʔ, *ɡreŋs
*keŋʔ
*kreŋʔ, *ɡreŋ, *ɡreŋs
*kreŋs
*ɡreŋ
*ɡreŋs

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *kreŋʔ): phonetic (OC *kreŋs) + semantic .

Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (28)
Final () (111)
Tone (調) Rising (X)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/kˠiæŋX/
Pan
Wuyun
/kᵚiaŋX/
Shao
Rongfen
/kiaŋX/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/kiajŋX/
Li
Rong
/kiɐŋX/
Wang
Li
/kĭɐŋX/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ki̯ɐŋX/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
jǐng
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/1
No. 6879
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*kreŋʔ/

Definitions[edit]

  1. to warn; to admonish
      ―  jǐnggào  ―  to warn
  2. to be on the alert; to be vigilant
    /   ―  jǐngjué  ―  vigilance
  3. intuitive; sharp; alert
  4. aphoristic; epigrammatic; witty
  5. alarm; alert; siren
      ―  huǒjǐng  ―  fire alarm
  6. Short for 警察 (jǐngchá, “police”).

Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 6 “Kyōiku” kanji)

  1. admonish

Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(gyeong) (hangeul )

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(cảnh, khểnh)

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