U+56E6, 囦
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-56E6

[U+56E5]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+56E7]

Translingual

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Han character

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(Kangxi radical 31, +4, 7 strokes, cangjie input 田水 (WE), composition )

  1. (archaic form of ) gulf, abyss, deep
  2. surge up, bubble up, gush forth

References

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  • Kangxi Dictionary: page 217, character 9
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 4706
  • Dae Jaweon: page 444, character 12
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 1, page 715, character 3
  • Unihan data for U+56E6

Chinese

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Glyph origin

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Historical forms of the character
Shang
Oracle bone script
 

Definitions

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For pronunciation and definitions of – see (“abyss; deep water; deep; profound; etc.”).
(This character is an ancient form of ).

Japanese

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Kanji

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(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

  1. edge

Readings

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Korean

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Hanja

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(yeon) (hangeul , revised yeon, McCune–Reischauer yŏn, Yale yen)

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