Radical 186

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← 185 Radical 186 (U+2FB9) 187 →
(U+9999) "fragrant"
Pinyin:xiāng
Bopomofo:ㄒㄧㄤ
Wade–Giles:hsiang1
Cantonese Yale:heung1
Jyutping:hoeng1
Kana:キョー, コー kyō, kō,
か, かおり ka, kaori
Kanji:香 kaori
匂い香 nioikō
(においコウ)
Hangul:향기 hyanggi
Sino-Korean:향 hyang
Stroke order animation
香-order.gif

Radical 186, meaning "fragrant", is 1 of the 11 Kangxi radicals (214 radicals total) composed of 9 strokes.

In the Kangxi Dictionary there are 37 characters (out of 49,030) to be found under this radical.

Characters with Radical 186[edit]

strokes character
without additional strokes
4 additional strokes
5 additional strokes
7 additional strokes
8 additional strokes
9 additional strokes
10 additional strokes
11 additional strokes
12 additional strokes
14 additional strokes
18 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.
  • Lunde, Ken (Jan 5, 2009). "Appendix J: Japanese Character Sets" (PDF). CJKV Information Processing: Chinese, Japanese, Korean & Vietnamese Computing (Second ed.). Sebastopol, Calif.: O'Reilly Media. ISBN 978-0-596-51447-1.

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