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Comments for 汲

Stroke Count
6 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. draw (water), ladle, scoop, pump
Kun'yomi: く.む、くみ。
On'yomi: コウ、キュウ。
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9 Oct, 2018
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Is this the right way to write this? I learned it using 又 as a part in the lower portion, as opposed to a big 及

#1 Posted by luciolucio about 6 months ago
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21 Jul, 2012
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Sydney, Australia

Interesting question.  I could be wrong on this, but my understanding is that this kanji was part of a group of kanji where the font was standardised for easier reading on the computer screen in 2004.  The variation using 又 「汲」is the revised version, while the variant using 及 is the original version.


#2 Posted by flint about 6 months ago

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