U+7FA7, 羧
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-7FA7

[U+7FA6]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+7FA8]

TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

For the organic compound, Ideogrammic compound (會意):  (oxgyen, from ) +  (acid, from ).

Han characterEdit

(radical 123, +7, 13 strokes, cangjie input 廿手戈金水 (TQICE), four-corner 83547, composition)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 952, character 29
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 28501
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1396, character 23
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 5, page 3135, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+7FA7

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.

Etymology 1Edit

Blend of (yǎng, oxygen) +‎ (suān, acid) and borrowed from English carboxyl.

PronunciationEdit


DefinitionsEdit

  1. (organic chemistry) carboxyl
CompoundsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

PronunciationEdit


DefinitionsEdit

  1. woollens; wool fabric