Radical 95

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Radical 95 (U+2F5E)
(U+7384) "dark, profound"
Pinyin: xuán
Bopomofo: ㄒㄩㄢˊ
Wade–Giles: hsüan2
Jyutping: jyun4
Cantonese Yale: yun4
Hiragana: ケン, ゲン ken, gen
くろい kuroi
Kanji: 玄 gen
Hangul: 검을 geomeul
Sino-Korean: 현 hyeon

Radical 95 meaning "dark" or "profound" (pinyin xuán) is 1 of 23 Kangxi radicals (214 radicals total) composed of 5 strokes.

In the Kangxi Dictionary there are only 6 characters (out of 49,030) to be found under this radical.

Characters with Radical 95[edit]

seal script character
no additional strokes: "dark, deep, profound, abstruse"
4 additional strokes: "mysterious, subtle, exquisite"
5 additional strokes: "now, here; this; time, year"
6 additional strokes: "to lead; ratio; rate, frequency; limit"; "black"


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