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TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 84 +6, 10 strokes, cangjie input 人弓一金田 (ONMCW), four-corner 80617, composition西)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: not present, would follow page 599, character 15
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 17062
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 2011, character 9
  • Unihan data for U+6C25

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.

Glyph originEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  ‎(gas) + phonetic 西 ‎(OC *sɯːl)

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from English xenon. Obsoleted, as it is homophonous to (“selenium”).

PronunciationEdit

DefinitionsEdit

  1. (chemistry, obsolete) xenon

SynonymsEdit

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