Radical 173

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Radical 173 (U+2FAC)
(U+96E8) "rain"
Pinyin:
Bopomofo: ㄩˇ
Wade–Giles: yü3
Cantonese Yale: yu5
Jyutping: jyu5, jyu6
Hiragana: ウ, あめ u, ame
Kanji: 雨冠 amekanmuri[1]
(あめかんむり)
Hangul: 비 bi
Sino-Korean: 우 u
Stroke order animation
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Radical 173 meaning "rain" is 1 of 9 Kangxi radicals (214 radicals total) composed of 8 strokes.

In the Kangxi Dictionary there are 298 characters (out of 49,030) to be found under this radical.

Characters with Radical 173[edit]

seal script character
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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. 

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Kanji Box - Radicals list with names". Retrieved 2011-04-07. 

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