Radical 166

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"里" redirects here. For the unit of distance, see Li (unit).
Radical 166 (U+2FA5)
(U+91CC) "village, li (distance unit)"
Pinyin:
Bopomofo: ㄌㄧˇ
Wade–Giles: li3
Jyutping: lei5
Cantonese Yale: lei5
Hiragana: リ ri, さと sato
Kanji: 里偏 satohen
Hangul: 마을 maeul
Sino-Korean: 리 ri

Radical 166 meaning "village" or "li" (a traditional Chinese unit of distance) is 1 of 20 Kangxi radicals (214 radicals total) composed of 7 strokes.

In the Kangxi Dictionary there are 14 characters (out of 49,030) to be found under this radical.

Characters with Radical 166[edit]

strokes character
without additional strokes
2 additional strokes
4 additional strokes
5 additional strokes
11 additional strokes

Literature[edit]

  • Fazzioli, Edoardo (1987). Chinese calligraphy : from pictograph to ideogram : the history of 214 essential Chinese/Japanese characters. calligraphy by Rebecca Hon Ko. New York: Abbeville Press. ISBN 0-89659-774-1. 

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