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U+56F2, 囲
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-56F2

[U+56F1]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+56F3]

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TranslingualEdit

Traditional
Shinjitai
Simplified

EtymologyEdit

Japanese shinjitai simplified from ().

Han characterEdit

(radical 31, +4, 7 strokes, cangjie input 田廿廿 (WTT), composition)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: not present, would follow page 217, character 25
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 4722
  • Dae Jaweon: page 445, character 5
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 714, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+56F2

ChineseEdit

For pronunciation and definitions of – see (“to surround; to encircle; to corral; all sides; etc.”).
(This character, , is a variant form of .)

JapaneseEdit

Shinjitai

Kyūjitai

KanjiEdit

(grade 4 “Kyōiku” kanjishinjitai kanji, kyūjitai form )

  1. to surround, encircle, corral
  2. whip

ReadingsEdit

As shinjitai form of :

As original character:

CompoundsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Kanji in this term

Grade: 4
kan’on

/wi//i/

From Middle Chinese (MC ɦʉi, ɦʉiH). The kan'on.

PronunciationEdit

CounterEdit

(hiragana , rōmaji -i, historical hiragana )

  1. counter for the amount that can be encircled in one's arms, used as a rough measurement of circumference (roughly 1.5 meters)

AffixEdit

(hiragana , rōmaji i, historical hiragana )

  1. surround; encircle; enclosure
  2. circumference

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(wi) (hangeul , revised wi, McCune–Reischauer wi, Yale wi)

  1. surround, encircle, corral
  2. whip