龠 (radical 214 龠+0, 17 strokes, cangjie input 人一口月 (OMRB), four-corner 80227, composition ⿳亼𠱠𠕁)
- Kangxi radical #214, ⿕.
Pictogram (象形) – a woodwind instrument. In the bronze inscriptions, 亼 (a flipped 口) was added to show a mouth playing the instrument.
Shuowen interprets it as an ideogrammic compound (會意): 品 + 侖.
- musical instrument which contains the bamboo tube and has three or other numbers of holes
- an ancient volume unit
(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)
- Last in the list of traditional Japanese radicals
龠 • (yak) (hangeul 약, revised yak, McCune-Reischauer yak, Yale yak)
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