TranslingualEdit

Traditional
Shinjitai
Simplified
Stroke order
气-bw.png
Stroke order
气-order.gif

EtymologyEdit

Historical forms of the character
Oracle bone script Bronze inscriptions Large seal script Small seal script
气-oracle.svg 气-bronze.svg 气-bigseal.svg 气-seal.svg

Pictogram (象形)

A pictograme of an air flow. In seal form, it was the same as .

Also simplified from (elimination of )

Han characterEdit

(radical 84 +0, 4 strokes, cangjie input 人一弓 (OMN) or X人一弓 (XOMN), four-corner 80017, composition𠂉)

  1. Kangxi radical №84
  2. Shuōwén Jiězì radical №8

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 599, character 3
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 17043
  • Dae Jaweon: page 990, character 14
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 2010, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+6C14

ChineseEdit

Etymology 1Edit

For pronunciation and definitions of – see .
(This term, , is the simplified form of .)
Notes:

Etymology 2Edit

For pronunciation and definitions of – see .
(This term, , is a variant form of .)

JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(Radical)

  1. spirit
  2. air
  3. steam radical (きがまえ,kigamae)

ReadingsEdit

Usage notesEdit

  • This character exists only as a radical in Japanese. The corresponding character is .
  • An exception is 安气子.

VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

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ReferencesEdit

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