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Pronunciation
Mandarin guāng
Cantonese (Jyutping)gwong1
Japanese Kunhikaru, hikari
Japanese Onkou
Korean (Hangul)
Korean (Yale)kwang
Vietnamesequang
Meaning
Definition light, brilliant, shine; only
Character Rank
Traditional265
Simplified279
常用字表290
Hong Kong Grade Level1
Common Words With This Character  
阳光yángguāngsunshine; transparent (open to public scrutiny)
光明guāngmínglight; radiance; (fig.) bright (prospects etc); openhearted
光荣guāngrónghonor and glory; glorious
光辉guānghuīradiance; glory; brilliant; magnificent
光线guāngxiànlight ray; light; illumination; lighting (for a photograph)
眼光yǎnguānggaze; insight; foresight; vision; way of looking at things
Related Characters
Historical Variant
Same Structure & Phonetic Component(Sign-in required)
Computer Encoding
Unicode U+5149
Big 5A5FA
GB2312B9E2
Input Method Codes
Cangjiefmu
Four Corner9021.1
WuBi 86iqb
WuBi 98igqb
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