See also: and
U+885E, 衞
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-885E

[U+885D]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+885F]

TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(Kangxi radical 144, +10, 16 strokes, cangjie input 竹人木月弓 (HODBN), four-corner 21221, composition𮧮)

Derived charactersEdit

Related charactersEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1110, character 7
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 34074
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1574, character 13
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 2, page 848, character 7
  • Unihan data for U+885E

ChineseEdit

Glyph originEdit

Simplified from . Ideogrammic compound (會意) and phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *ɢʷads): semantic + phonetic (OC *ɢʷɯl) + semantic .

DefinitionsEdit

For pronunciation and definitions of – see (“to guard; to protect; to defend; security guard; etc.”).
(This character, , is a variant form of .)

Usage notesEdit

and are both orthodox Chinese forms, although 衞 is the historically preferred variant in the Kangxi dictionary. The usage varies by region:

Region
Taiwan standard variant
Hong Kong variant standard

ReferencesEdit


JapaneseEdit

Shinjitai

Kyūjitai

KanjiEdit

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for nameskyūjitai kanji, shinjitai form )

  1. Kyūjitai form of (defense; protection)

ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(eum (wi))

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

: Hán Nôm readings: vệ

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