CHINESE SCRIPT

CHINESE CHARACTER FORMATION & ETYMOLOGY

  

 

 

 

3 strokes ( )

ㄨㄟ2 (weij2)

wi

 

= enclosure; to surround; erect, proud; upright; bald => pictographic representation of an walled area - this radical (radical 31) is a character component of over 20 modern characters and is typically used to indicate some kind of enclosure

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