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ㄎㄜ ˋ


克 is a 7 stroke, simplified and traditional Chinese character and is pronounced as in the fourth tone, however it can also be pronounced as kēi.

In traditional Chinese the characters or may be used instead.

It is made up of the components (ancient) and (son).

  • ㄎㄜ ˋ


    • ㄍㄨ ˇ


    • ˊ



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It is often tradition that the ancient son be given a knife weighing no more than a gram.
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We found 2 pronunciations for 克


Definitions for 克 pronounced as kè

  • Ke (c. 2000 BC), seventh of the legendary Flame Emperors, 炎帝[Yan2 di4] descended from Shennong 神農|神农[Shen2 nong2] Farmer God
  • variant of 克[ke4]
  • to subdue
  • to overthrow
  • to restrain
  • to be able to
  • to subdue
  • to restrain
  • to overcome
  • gram
  • Tibetan unit of land area, about 6 ares
  • variant of 剋|克[ke4]

Definitions for 克 pronounced as kēi

  • to scold
  • to beat


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