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Pronunciation
Mandarin yuán
Cantonese (Jyutping)jyun4
Japanese Kunmoto, koube
Japanese Ongen, gan
Korean (Hangul)
Korean (Yale)wen
Vietnamesenguyên
Meaning
Definition first; dollar; origin; head
Character Rank
Traditional370
Simplified256
常用字表370
Hong Kong Grade Level1
Common Words With This Character  
美元měiyuánAmerican dollar; US dollar
元旦yuándànNew Year's Day
元素yuánsùelement; element of a set; chemical element
日元rìyuánJapanese yen (unit of currency); also written 日圆
元首yuánshǒuhead of state
公元gōngyuánCE (Common Era); Christian Era; AD (Anno Domini)
Related Characters
Same Structure & Phonetic Component(Sign-in required)
Computer Encoding
Unicode U+5143
Big 5A4B8
GB2312D4AA
Input Method Codes
Cangjiemmu
Four Corner1021.1
WuBi 86fqb
WuBi 98fqb
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