See also:
U+87CE, 蟎
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-87CE

[U+87CD]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+87CF]

TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 142, +11, 17 strokes, cangjie input 中戈廿中月 (LITLB), composition)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: not present, would follow page 1096, character 27
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 33570
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 4, page 2883, character 6
  • Unihan data for U+87CE

ChineseEdit

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PronunciationEdit


DefinitionsEdit

  1. mite
    虎蠕形 / 虎蠕形  ―  hǔrúxíngmǎn  ―  Demodex tigris

CompoundsEdit

ReferencesEdit


JapaneseEdit

Glyph originEdit

A 国字 (kokuji, Japanese-coined character).[1]

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

  • Kun: だに (dani, )

NounEdit

(だに) (dani)

  1. Alternative spelling of 壁蝨: a tick, a mite (parasite)

Usage notesEdit

As with many terms that name organisms, this term is often spelled in katakana, especially in biological contexts, as ダニ. More commonly spelled 壁蝨 in kanji. See those entries for more detail.

This character is very rare in Japanese.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 1995, 大辞泉 (Daijisen) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Shogakukan, →ISBN