The computer support of Japanese characters is underdeveloped. Up to year 2021, there is no unique standout default font, that would allow each character to look the same at various computers, but different from other characters. In particular, this confusion refers to ⺟.
Phonetic and semantic
These descriptions are not repeated here.
In Basic Japanese, only one Kanji and only one sound are allowed in this meaning.
Following the descriptions in the dictionaries, the related pictures had been searched. Some of the results are shown below.
- https://util.unicode.org/UnicodeJsps/character.jsp?a=2E9F ⺟ 2E9F CJK RADICAL MOTHER Han Script id: allowed confuse: 母 ..
- https://ja.wiktionary.org/wiki/⺟ 母 も参照。 部首[編集] なかれ、部首「⽏」の呼称として用いる場合の書体。
- https://util.unicode.org/UnicodeJsps/character.jsp?a=6BCD 母 6BCD CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-6BCD Han Script id: restricted confuse: ⺟ ..
- https://jisho.org/search/母 はは 母 common word wanikani level 3 Play audio Links Noun 1. mother Humble (kenjougo) language, See also 父, かか was used by children Other forms 母 【はわ】、母 【かか】、母 【おも】、母 【いろは】、母 【あも】 Notes はわ: Out-dated or obsolete kana usage. かか: Out-dated or obsolete kana usage. おも: Out-dated or obsolete kana usage. いろは: Out-dated or obsolete kana usage. あも: Out-dated or obsolete kana usage.