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U+6226, 戦
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-6226

[U+6225]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+6227]

TranslingualEdit

Traditional
Shinjitai
Simplified

Glyph originEdit

Japanese shinjitai, simplified from ().

Han characterEdit

(radical 62, +9, 13 strokes, cangjie input 火十戈 (FJI), four-corner 93450, composition)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: not present, would follow page 413, character 24
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 11631
  • Dae Jaweon: page 756, character 23
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: not present, would follow volume 2, page 1409, character 4
  • Unihan data for U+6226

ChineseEdit

For pronunciation and definitions of – see (“to fight; war; battle; fight; etc.”).
(This character, , is a variant form of .)

JapaneseEdit

Shinjitai

Kyūjitai

KanjiEdit

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

ReadingsEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Kanji in this term
いくさ
Grade: 4
kun’yomi

Shift in meaning from (ikusa, soldier, army), by extension of “archery”, and then to “an exchange of arrows → a battle”.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

(shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji , hiragana いくさ, rōmaji ikusa)

  1. (archaic) a battle, conflict, fight, war
    Synonyms: 合戦 (gassen), 攻戦 (kōsen), 戦争 (sensō), 戦い (tatakai)
Derived termsEdit
ProverbsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Kanji in this term
せん
Grade: 4
on’yomi

From Middle Chinese (MC t͡ɕiᴇnH).

NounEdit

(shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji , hiragana せん, rōmaji sen)

  1. a battle, conflict, fight, war
  2. a game, match
  3. a competition, contest
  4. a shiver, shudder, tremble

SuffixEdit

(shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji , hiragana せん, rōmaji -sen)

  1. (especially in sports) match, competition, contest
Derived termsEdit

AffixEdit

(shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji , hiragana せん, rōmaji sen)

  1. battle, conflict, fight, war
  2. shivering, shuddering, trembling
Derived termsEdit

Proper nounEdit

(shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji , hiragana せん, rōmaji Sen)

  1. a surname

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN
  2. ^ 1974, 新明解国語辞典 (Shin Meikai Kokugo Jiten), Second Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō
  3. ^ 1960, Tetsuo Hirayama (平山輝男, editor), 全国アクセント辞典 (Zenkoku Akusento Jiten, Nationwide Accent Dictionary), (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Tōkyōdō, →ISBN

KunigamiEdit

KanjiEdit


OkinawanEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 4 “Kyōiku” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Kanji in this term
いくさ
Grade: 4
kun’yomi

Cognate with Japanese (ikusa).

Shift in meaning from (ikusa, soldier, army), by extension of “archery”, and then to “an exchange of arrows → a battle”.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

(shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji , hiragana いくさ, rōmaji ikusa)

  1. a battle, combat, conflict, war

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ イクサ” in Okinawa Center of Language Study, Shuri-Naha Dialect Dictionary.