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U+8749, 蝉
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-8749

[U+8748]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+874A]
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TranslingualEdit

Traditional
Shinjitai
Simplified

Han characterEdit

(radical 142 +8, 14 strokes, cangjie input 中戈金田十 (LICWJ), composition)

Usage notesEdit

Due to Han unification, this Unicode character appears as (虫单) in PRC-style fonts and (虫単) in Japan-style fonts.

ReferencesEdit


ChineseEdit

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

JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanjishinjitai kanji, kyūjitai form )

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ReadingsEdit

Etymology 1Edit

 
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Kanji in this term
せみ
Hyōgaiji
kun’yomi

Ultimately from Chinese (“cicada”).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

(hiragana せみ, katakana セミ, rōmaji semi)

  1. cicada (any of several insects of the order Hemiptera)

Etymology 2Edit

Kanji in this term
せび
Hyōgaiji
Irregular

PronunciationEdit

  • (Irregular reading)

NounEdit

(hiragana せび, rōmaji sebi)

  1. cicada (any of several insects of the order Hemiptera)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9
  2. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, ISBN 978-4-14-011112-3
  3. ^ 1997, 新明解国語辞典 (Shin Meikai Kokugo Jiten), Fifth Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13143-0