Chinese Etymology

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Chinese Etymology

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Chinese Etymology


Character (單一漢字)
English Senses For (英文): xia4
to put down / to lay to fall / to descend / to begin / below / under / inferior / lower / next

Simplified (簡體字):
Unicode := 4E0B
GB2312-80 := CFC2

New! Simplification explanation under construction.

Traditional (繁體字):
Unicode := 4E0B
Big5 := A455



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ShuoWen: (說文解字):

New! etymology explanation under construction.

Primitive pictograph 下(丅𠄟). A mark below the line. Meaning down.

Seal (說文解字裏的篆體字)


LST Seal (六書通裏的篆體字) Characters

L34992 L34993 L34994 L34995 L34996 L34997 L34998
L34999 L35000 L35001 L17177 L17178 L17179 L17180
L17181 L17182 L17183

Bronze (金文编裏的字) Characters

B00153 B00154 B00155 B00156 B00157 B00158 B00159
B00160 B00161 B00162

Oracle (甲骨文编裏的字) Characters

J00145 J00146 J00147 J00148 J00149 J00150 J00151
J00152 J00153 J00154 J00155 J00156 J00157 J00158
J00159 J00160 J00161 J00162

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