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U+9031, 週
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-9031

[U+9030]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+9032]
See also:

Translingual[edit]

Glyph origin[edit]

Historical forms of the character
Oracle bone script Bronze inscriptions Large seal script Small seal script
週-oracle.svg 週-bronze.svg 週-bigseal.svg 週-seal.svg

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic (walking) + phonetic (OC *tjɯw).

Han character[edit]

(radical 162 +8, 11 strokes, cangjie input 卜月土口 (YBGR), four-corner 37302, composition)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1259, character 24
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 38937
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1749, character 7
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 6, page 3852, character 5
  • Unihan data for U+9031

Chinese[edit]

trad. /
simp.

Pronunciation[edit]


Definitions[edit]

  1. week
  2. circumference
  3. turn, cycle
  4. anniversary

Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 2 “Kyōiku” kanji)

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Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]

Kanji in this term
しゅう
Grade: 2
on'yomi

Noun[edit]

‎(hiragana しゅう, romaji shū, historical hiragana しう)

  1. week (unit of time)

Counter[edit]

‎(hiragana しゅう, romaji -shū, historical hiragana しう)

  1. weeks

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(ju) (hangeul , McCune-Reischauer chu, Yale cwu)

  1. week (unit of time)

Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(chu, châu)

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