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U+6544, 敄
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-6544

[U+6543]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+6545]

TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 66, +5, 9 strokes, cangjie input 弓竹人大 (NHOK), composition)

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 469, character 24
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 13160
  • Dae Jaweon: page 820, character 4
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1455, character 12
  • Unihan data for U+6544

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.

Glyph originEdit

Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*muː, *mu
*muːʔ, *moːɡ
*ml'uː, *mljiwʔ, *ml'us
*mruː
*mruː, *muːŋ
*mruː, *mu, *mo, *moɡs
*mruː
*moːɡs, *mroːɡ
*moːɡs
*mus
*mus, *mu, *muːŋ, *muːŋs
*mus
*mus
*mu
*mu
*mu, *muːŋ
*mu
*mu, *moːɡ
*ml'us
*ml'us, *mlju
*mlju
*mju
*mju, *mjuʔ, *mjus
*mju
*mju
*mju
*mju, *mjuʔ
*mju, *mjus
*mju
*mju
*mju
*mjuʔ
*mjuʔ, *mjus
*mjuʔ, *mjus
*mjuʔ
*moʔ, *mos
*moɡs
*moɡs, *moːɡ
*moɡs
*moɡs
*moɡs, *moːŋ
*moɡs
*moɡs, *moːŋ
*moːŋ, *moːŋs
*moːɡ

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *moʔ, *mos):  + .

Etymology 1Edit

For pronunciation and definitions of – see (“to be engaged in; to be devoted to; to seek; to pursue; etc.”).
(This character, , is a variant form of .)

Etymology 2Edit

For pronunciation and definitions of – see (“exhortation and encouragement; strong”).
(This character, , is a variant form of .)