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U+970A, 霊
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-970A

[U+9709]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+970B]

Translingual[edit]

Traditional
Shinjitai
Simplified

Han character[edit]

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

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 (first edition): volume 6, page 4063, character 15
  • Unihan data for U+970A

Chinese[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of – see (“god; deity; soul; spirit; etc.”).
(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]

(れい) (rei (kyūjitai )

  1. ghost
Synonyms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Kanji in this term
たま
Grade: S
kun’yomi

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

(たま) (tama (kyūjitai )

  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
  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