Radical 47

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Radical 47 (U+2F2E)
(U+5DDB) "river"
Pinyin: chuān
Bopomofo: ㄔㄨㄢ
Wade–Giles: ch'uan1
Jyutping: cyun1
Cantonese Yale: chyun1[1]
Hiragana: セン, かわ sen, kawa
Kanji: 曲がり川 magarigawa
Hangul: 내 nae
Sino-Korean: 천 cheon

Radical 47 meaning "river" is 1 of 31 Kangxi radicals (214 radicals total) composed of three strokes.

In the Kangxi Dictionary there are 26 characters (out of 49,030) to be found under this radical.

Characters with Radical 47[edit]

seal script character
strokes character
without additional strokes 巛 巜
3 additional strokes 州 巟 巠 巡
8 additional strokes 巢 巣
12 additional strokes



  1. ^ Erik E. Peterson. "On-line Chinese Tools - Chinese Character Dictionary". Retrieved 2011-04-08. 

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