Chinese Etymology

Chinese Etymology

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Character (單一漢字)
English Senses For (英文): shen1
a body / a trunk / one's own person / oneself / a child in the womb / in person / personally

Simplified (簡體字):
Unicode := 8EAB
GB2312-80 := C9ED

New! Simplification explanation under construction.

Traditional (繁體字):
Unicode := 8EAB
Big5 := A8AD



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ShuoWen: (說文解字):

New! etymology explanation under construction.

Primitive pictograph 身. A fat man or pregnant woman 身. Meaning body.

Seal (說文解字裏的篆體字)


LST Seal (六書通裏的篆體字) Characters

L31185 L31186 L31187 L31188 L04554 L04555 L04556
L04557 L04558 L04559 L04560 L04561 L04562 L04563
L04564 L04565 L04566 L04567 L04568

Bronze (金文编裏的字) Characters

B12699 B12700 B12701 B12702 B12703 B12704 B12705
B12706 B12707 B12708 B12709 B12710 B12711 B12712
B12713 B12714 B12715

Oracle (甲骨文) Characters - none known

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