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Translingual[edit]

Traditional
Shinjitai
Simplified

Etymology[edit]

Simplified from (𠱠 and ).

Han character[edit]

(radical 173 +7, 15 strokes, cangjie input 一月一一金 (MBMMC), four-corner 10102, composition)

  1. spiritual world
  2. spirit, soul
  3. miraculous, mysterious

References[edit]

  • KangXi: not present, would follow page 1375, character 5
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 42309
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1884, character 7
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 6, page 4063, character 15
  • Unihan data for U+970A

Chinese[edit]

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

References[edit]


Japanese[edit]

shinjitai

kyūjitai

Kanji[edit]

(common “Jōyō” kanjishinjitai kanji, kyūjitai form )

  1. soul, spirit

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Kanji in this term
れい
Grade: S
on'yomi

From Middle Chinese ‎(leng).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

‎(shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji , hiragana れい, romaji rei)

  1. ghost
Synonyms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Kanji in this term
たま
Grade: S
kun'yomi
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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

‎(shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji , hiragana たま, romaji tama)

  1. a soul, a spirit
Synonyms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9
  2. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, ISBN 978-4-14-011112-3