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Han character

(radical 142 +8, 14 strokes, cangjie input 中戈人土 (LIOG), four-corner 50114)

References

  • KangXi: page 1088, character 3
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 33205
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1554, character 25
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 4, page 2863, character 8
  • Unihan data for U+873C

Cantonese

Hanzi

(Yale wai6)


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Mandarin

Hanzi

(pinyin wěi (wei3), wèi (wei4), Wade-Giles wei3, wei4)

Noun

(traditional and simplified, Pinyin wěi)

  1. (archaic) a type of reptile (similar to a lizard)

Noun

(traditional and simplified, Pinyin wèi)

  1. (archaic) long-tailed monkey (similar to a macaque but larger)

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