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U+9854, 顔
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-9854

[U+9853]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+9855]

TranslingualEdit

Traditional
Shinjitai
Simplified
Stroke order (Japan)
 

Han characterEdit

(radical 181, +9, 18 strokes, cangjie input XXX卜竹 (XXXYH) or 卜竹一月金 (YHMBC), composition)

Related charactersEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: not present, would follow page 1407, character 17
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 43591
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1925, character 1
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 7, page 4383, character 9
  • Unihan data for U+9854

Usage notesEdit

This character is the preferred form used in Japan, Korea, Vietnam as well as mainland China (when used as a traditional character).


ChineseEdit

Glyph originEdit

Historical forms of the character
Western Zhou Shuowen Jiezi (compiled in Han) Liushutong (compiled in Ming)
Bronze inscriptions Small seal script Transcribed ancient scripts
     

Variant form of ().

DefinitionsEdit

For pronunciation and definitions of – see (“forehead, especially the glabellar area; face; etc.”).
(This character, , is a variant traditional form of .)

Usage notesEdit

This character is considered the traditional form of in mainland China based on the standardized form of characters (Xin Zixing) in use since 1965.


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 2 “Kyōiku” kanji)

  1. face
  2. expression

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit


Kanji in this term
かお
Grade: 2
kun’yomi

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

(shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji , hiragana かお, rōmaji kao, historical hiragana かほ)

  1. a person's face
  2. a person's reputation

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 1974, 新明解国語辞典 (Shin Meikai Kokugo Jiten), Second Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō
  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

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(an) (hangeul , revised an, McCune–Reischauer an, Yale an)

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(nhan, nhăn)

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