See also: and
U+4F1A, 会

CJK Unified Ideographs

Translingual edit

Stroke order

Glyph origin edit

Unorthodox variant of . From cursive script.

Han character edit

(Kangxi radical 9, +4, 6 strokes, cangjie input 人一一戈 (OMMI), four-corner 80731, composition or 𠫔)

Derived characters edit

References edit

  • Kangxi Dictionary: not present, would follow page 96, character 12
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 460
  • Dae Jaweon: page 204, character 11
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 1, page 116, character 3
  • Unihan data for U+4F1A

Chinese edit

For pronunciation and definitions of – see (“union; group; association; economic or political centre; major city; etc.”).
(This character is the simplified and variant form of ).

Japanese edit

See also 会する



Kanji edit

(grade 2 “Kyōiku” kanjishinjitai kanji, kyūjitai form )

Readings edit

Compounds edit

Etymology 1 edit

Kanji in this term
Grade: 2
Alternative spelling

From Middle Chinese (MC hwajH).

The kan'on, so likely a later borrowing.

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

(かい) (kaiくわい (kwai)?

  1. meeting, gathering
    kai o moyōsu
    hold a meeting; throw a party
    kai ni deru
    attend a meeting [party]
  2. society, association, club
    kai o soshiki suru
    form [organize] an association
    kai ni hairu
    join a club
    kai o dattai suru
    leave a club
    kai kara nukeru
    quit a club

Suffix edit

(かい) (-kaiくわい (kwai)?

  1. meeting
  2. party; function

Etymology 2 edit

Kanji in this term

Grade: 2
Alternative spelling

From Middle Chinese (MC hwajH).

The goon pronunciation, so likely the initial borrowing.

Pronunciation edit

Affix edit

() (e (we)?

  1. gathering; meeting
  2. perceive; understand; comprehend
  3. Alternative form of (e, picture; drawing; painting)
    ()()zuecollection of pictures

References edit

  1. ^ Akira Matsumura, editor (2006) 大辞林 [Daijirin] (in Japanese), Third edition, Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN
  2. ^ NHK Broadcasting Culture Research Institute, editor (1998) NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 [NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary] (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK Publishing, →ISBN