Kanji 戈

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Radical: (62)
Strokes: 4
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On:
ka
Kun:
ほこ、ほこづくり
hoko, hokozukuri
Meaning:
halberd, arms, festival car, float, tasselled spear radical (no. 62)
Shape: idc
Elements: 丿,

Examples

兵戈
へいか
heika
swords;arms;warfare
ほこ
hoko
long-handled Chinese spear;lance;pike
干戈
かんか
kanka
shield and halberd;fighting;war
ka
ge (ancient Chinese dagger-axe)
矛を収める
ほこをおさめる
hokowoosameru
to sheathe one's sword;to lay down arms;to bury the hatchet
干戈を交える
かんかをまじえる
kankawomajieru
to open hostilities;to be at war
戈構え
ほこがまえ
hokogamae
kanji "spear" radical at right
戈旁
ほこづくり
hokozukuri
kanji "spear" radical at right
銅戈
どうか
douka
bronze dagger-axe

Reading in other languages

Korean:
Korean (latin): gwa
Pinyin: ge1
Vietnam: Qua

Codepoints

Big-5: A4 E0
Decimal: 25096
Hex: 6208
JIS: 2
Min-Ku-Ten: 1-56-89
Unicode UTF-16: 6208
Unicode UTF-8: E6 88 88

Dictionary Indices

Japanese Names (P.G. O'Neill): 108
Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 2013): 4274
Morohashi Daikanwajiten (volume 5, page 0001): 11530
New Japanese-English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 1990): 3462
The Modern Reader's Japanese-English Character Dictionary (Andrew Nelson): 1794
The New Nelson Japanese-English Character Dictionary (John Haig): 2018
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