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See also:
U+8E0A, 踊
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-8E0A

[U+8E09]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+8E0B]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 157, +7, 14 strokes, cangjie input 口一弓戈月 (RMNIB), four-corner 67127, composition)

  1. leap, jump, dance

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1227, character 3
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 37587
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1699, character 3
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 6, page 3711, character 4
  • Unihan data for U+8E0A

Chinese[edit]

Glyph origin[edit]

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *loŋʔ): semantic  (legs) + phonetic  (OC *loŋʔ)

Definitions[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of – see (“to jump upwards; to leap”).
(This character, , is the simplified and variant traditional form of .)
Notes:

Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

  1. dance

Readings[edit]

Kanji in this term
よう
Grade: S
kan’on

Pronunciation[edit]

Affix[edit]

(よう) (

  1. to dance
  2. to jump about; to jump up