Radical 87

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Radical 87 (U+2F56)
(U+722A) "claw"
Pinyin: zhǎo
Bopomofo: ㄓㄠˇ
Wade–Giles: chao3
Jyutping: zaau2
Cantonese Yale: jaau2
Hiragana: ソウ, つめ sou, tsume
Kanji: 爪 tsume
Hangul: 손톱 sontop
Sino-Korean: 조 cho

Radical 87 meaning "claw", "nail" or "talon" is 1 of 34 Kangxi radicals (214 radicals total) composed of 4 strokes.

In the Kangxi Dictionary there are 36 characters (out of 49,030) to be found under this radical.

Characters with Radical 87[edit]

seal script character
strokes character
without additional strokes 爪 爫
4 additional strokes 爬 爭
5 additional strokes 爮 爯 爰
6 additional strokes
8 additional strokes
10 additional strokes
11 additional strokes
14 additional strokes

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