Chinese Etymology

Chinese Etymology

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Character (單一漢字)
English Senses For (英文): fu1
a man / a male adult / those eligible for military service / a master / a husband

English Senses For (英文): fu2
a demonstrative pronoun - that in most cases / a final particle / a particle

Simplified (簡體字):
Unicode := 592B
GB2312-80 := B7F2

New! Simplification explanation under construction.

Traditional (繁體字):
Unicode := 592B
Big5 := A4D2

夫 fu1 fu2 (productive phonetic)


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ShuoWen: (說文解字):

New! etymology explanation under construction.

Augmented pictograph 夫. Augmentation 一 and man 大. Meaning husband or important man.

Seal (說文解字裏的篆體字)


LST Seal (六書通裏的篆體字) Characters

L30881 L30882 L30883 L30884 L30885 L30886 L03610
L03611 L03612 L03613 L03614 L03615 L03616 L03617
L03618 L03619 L03620 L03621 L03622 L03623

Bronze (金文编裏的字) Characters

B15243 B15244 B15245 B15246 B15247 B15248 B15249
B15250 B15251 B15252 B15253 B15254 B15255 B15256
B15257 B15258 B15259 B15260 B15261 B15262 B15263
B15264 B15265 B15266 B15267

Oracle (甲骨文编裏的字) Characters

J23974 J23975 J23976 J23977 J23978 J23979 J23980
J23981 J23982 J23983 J23984 J23985 J23986

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