Chinese Etymology

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Chinese Etymology

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Chinese Etymology


Character (單一漢字)
English Senses For (英文): li4
profit / benefit / advantage / gain / sharp / to benefit / to serve

Simplified (簡體字):
Unicode := 5229
GB2312-80 := C0FB

New! Simplification explanation under construction.

Traditional (繁體字):
Unicode := 5229
Big5 := A751

利 li4 (productive phonetic)


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ShuoWen: (說文解字):

New! etymology explanation under construction.

From grain 禾 and knife 刀. Meaning profit, as from the fields.

Seal (說文解字裏的篆體字)


LST Seal (六書通裏的篆體字) Characters

L35829 L35830 L35831 L35832 L35833 L35834 L35835
L35836 L35837 L35838 L20040 L20041 L20042 L20043
L20044 L20045 L20046 L20047 L20048 L20049 L20050
L20051 L20052 L20053 L20054 L20055

Bronze (金文编裏的字) Characters

B06196 B06197 B06198 B06199 B06200 B06201

Oracle (甲骨文编裏的字) Characters

J10699 J10700 J10701 J10702 J10703 J10704 J10705
J10706 J10707 J10708 J10709 J10710 J10711 J10712

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