Chinese Etymology

Chinese Etymology

Uncle Hanzi (汉字叔叔)

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Character (單一漢字)
English Senses For (英文): ba1
name of an ancient state which occupied today's eastern Szechwan / a crust formed as a result of heat or dryness / to expect / to hope for anxiously / used with parts of human body ( such as hands, cheeks, chin, etc. ) / a final particle implying closeness or adhesion / to be close to / ( physics ) a bar / a Chinese family name sometimes from 卩

Simplified (簡體字):
Unicode := 5DF4
GB2312-80 := B0CD

New! Simplification explanation under construction.

Traditional (繁體字):
Unicode := 5DF4
Big5 := A4DA

巴 ba1 (productive phonetic)


History of Chinese Writing


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ShuoWen: (說文解字):

New! etymology explanation under construction.

Primitive pictograph 巴. Originally indicating a snake.

Seal (說文解字裏的篆體字)


LST Seal (六書通裏的篆體字) Characters

L08640 L08641 L08642 L08643 L08644

Bronze (金文编) Characters - none known

Oracle (甲骨文编裏的字) Characters

J30391 J30392 J30393 J30394 J30395 J30396 J30397
J30398 J30399 J30400 J30401 J30402 J30403 J30404
J30405 J30406 J30407 J30408 J30409 J30410 J30411

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