See also:
U+5557, 啗
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5557

[U+5556]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+5558]

TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Historical forms of the character
Shuowen Jiezi (compiled in Han)
Small seal script
 

Han characterEdit

(radical 30, +8, 11 strokes, cangjie input 口弓竹X (RNHX), four-corner 67077, composition)

  1. eat, chew, bite
  2. entice, lure

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 196, character 4
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 3825
  • Dae Jaweon: page 417, character 5
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 1, page 644, character 8
  • Unihan data for U+5557

ChineseEdit

For pronunciation and definitions of – see (“to eat; to dine; to feed; etc.”).
(This character, , is a variant form of .)

JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

  1. allure
  2. entice

ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(dam) (hangeul , revised dam, McCune–Reischauer tam)

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