Last modified on 21 February 2015, at 22:13

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TranslingualEdit

Japanese stroke order
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EtymologyEdit

Ideogram (指事) – bank teller's cage.

The left-most vertical stroke is done, from top to bottom. The top-most horizontal line, the right-most vertical line and the small line (はね) at the bottom of it are done as one from, from top-left going clockwise. The middle vertical stroke is done, from top to bottom. The lower horizontal stroke is done, from left to right.

Han characterEdit

(radical 13 +2, 4 strokes, cangjie input 月中一 (BLM), composition)

  1. round, circular

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: not present, would follow page 128, character 35
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 1513
  • Dae Jaweon: page 289, character 17
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 96, character 18
  • Unihan data for U+5186

ChineseEdit

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simp. and trad.

PronunciationEdit


DefinitionsEdit

  1. archaic form of

JapaneseEdit

NounEdit

(hiragana えん, romaji en, historical hiragana ゑん)

  1. circle
  2. yen (the Japanese currency)

See alsoEdit

NounEdit

(hiragana まる, romaji maru)

  1. circle, ring

KanjiEdit

(grade 1 “Kyōiku” kanjishinjitai kanji, kyūjitai form )

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