Radical 45

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← 44 Radical 45 (U+2F2C) 46 →
(U+5C6E) "sprout"
Pinyin:chè
Bopomofo:ㄔㄜˋ
Wade–Giles:ch'e4
Cantonese Yale:chit
Jyutping:cit3
Pe̍h-ōe-jī:tia̍t
Kana:サ, ひだり sa, hidari
Kanji:屮 tetsu
Hangul:풀, 싹날 pul, ssak nal
Sino-Korean:철 cheol
Stroke order animation
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Radical 45 meaning "sprout" is 1 of 31 Kangxi radicals (214 radicals total) composed of three strokes.

In the Kangxi Dictionary there are 38 characters (out of 49,030) to be found under this radical.

Characters with Radical 45[edit]

strokes character
without additional strokes
1 additional stroke
3 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, 1987: 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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