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Etymology

Pictogram (象形): stylized depiction of the human eye, rotated 90 degrees.

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Oracle bone script Bronze inscriptions Large seal script Small seal script

Han character

(radical 109 +0, 5 strokes, cangjie input 月山 (BU), four-corner 60101)

  1. eye
  2. look, see
  3. division, topic, (biology) order

References

  • KangXi: page 798, character 25
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 23105
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1213, character 21
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 4, page 2467, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+76EE

Cantonese

Hanzi

(jyutping muk6, Yale muk6)


Japanese

Kanji

(grade 1 kanji)

Readings

Noun

(hiragana , romaji me)

  1. (anatomy) eye

Korean

Hanja


Eumhun:

  • Sound (hangeul):  (revised: mok, McCune-Reischauer: mok, Yale: mok)
  • Name (hangeul):  (revised: nun, McCune-Reischauer: nun)

Mandarin

Hanzi

(pinyin (mu4), Wade-Giles mu4)

Compounds


Vietnamese

Han character

(mục, mụt)

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