← 12 Radical 13 (U+2F0C) 14 →
(U+5182) "wide"
Pronunciations
Pinyin:jiōng
Bopomofo:ㄐㄩㄥ
Gwoyeu Romatzyh:jiong
Wade–Giles:chiung1
Cantonese Yale:gwing2
Jyutping:gwing1
Pe̍h-ōe-jī:keng
Japanese Kana:ケイ kē (on'yomi)
Sino-Korean:경 gyeong
Names
Chinese name(s):同字框 tóngzìkuàng
Japanese name(s):冏構/けいがまえ kēgamae
牧構/まきがまえ makigamae
同構/どうがまえ dōgamae
円構/えんがまえ engamae
Hangul:멀 meol
Stroke order animation

Radical 13 or radical down box (冂部), meaning upside-down box or wide, is one of 23 of the 214 Kangxi radicals that are composed of 2 strokes.

In the Kangxi Dictionary, there are 50 characters (out of 49,030) to be found under this radical.

is also the 10th indexing component in the Table of Indexing Chinese Character Components predominantly adopted by Simplified Chinese dictionaries published in mainland China.

Evolution

Derived characters

Strokes Characters
+0
+2 (=冉) SC/JP (= -> ) JP (= -> ) (SC form of -> / ancient variant of -> )
+3 TC/JP/KO variant SC variant (=冊) (= -> )
+4
+5
+6
+7
+8
+9

Literature