See also:
U+5170, 兰
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5170

[U+516F]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+5171]

TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 12, +3, 5 strokes, cangjie input 廿一一 (TMM), composition or ⿱)

ReferencesEdit


ChineseEdit

Glyph originEdit

From the cursive script of . Originally intended as the simplified form of but instead became designated as the simplified form of , which shares the same pronunciation as (lán) in Standard Mandarin.

Etymology 1Edit

For pronunciation and definitions of – see (“orchid; elegant; graceful; etc.”).
(This character, , is the simplified form of .)
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Etymology 2Edit

For pronunciation and definitions of – see (“blue; indigo plant; Indigofera tinctoria; etc.”).
(This character, , is the draft (1955) first-round simplified and second-round simplified form of .)
Notes:

Etymology 3Edit

For pronunciation and definitions of – see (“basket; ring; basket; etc.”).
(This character, , is the second-round simplified form of .)
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