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U+59B3, 妳
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-59B3

[U+59B2]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+59B4]

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TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 38, +5, 8 strokes, cangjie input 女弓火 (VNF), four-corner 47492, composition)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 257, character 20
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 6130
  • Dae Jaweon: page 522, character 16
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1039, character 9
  • Unihan data for U+59B3

ChineseEdit

Etymology 1Edit

trad.
simp.

Glyph originEdit

Derived from (); coined as a parallel to Western languages' gender distinctions. (Can this(+) etymology be sourced?)

PronunciationEdit


Note:
  • lí/lír/lú - vernacular (substitute for );
  • ní - literary.
  • Wu
  • Xiang
  • DefinitionsEdit

    1. you (female)
      如果傳說 [MSC, trad.]
      如果传说 [MSC, simp.]
      Rúguǒ shì wǒ de chuánshuō [Pinyin]
      "If You Are My Legend" (a 1990 song by Andy Lau)
    Usage notesEdit

    This character is mostly used in traditional Chinese when referring to a female person. Although is rarely used in simplified Chinese, it may still be found in some contexts.

    Related termsEdit

    Etymology 2Edit

    For pronunciation and definitions of – see (“woman's breasts; milk; breastmilk; etc.”).
    (This character, , is a variant form of .)

    JapaneseEdit

    KanjiEdit

    (uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

    1. This term needs a translation to English. Please help out and add a translation, then remove the text {{rfdef}}.

    ReadingsEdit