U+919A, 醚
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-919A

[U+9199]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+919B]

Contents

TranslingualEdit

Glyph originEdit

Ideogrammic compound (會意): (oxygenated functional group) + (confusion), referring to the anesthetic properties of diethyl ether. also acts as the phonetic component.

Han characterEdit

(radical 164 +10, 17 strokes, cangjie input 一田卜火木 (MWYFD), four-corner 19639, composition)

  1. ether

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1285, character 43
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 39960
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1786, character 4
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 6, page 3592, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+919A

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.

EtymologyEdit

From (, “confusion”), referring to the anesthetic properties of diethyl ether.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

  1. (organic chemistry) ether