Chinese Etymology

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Chinese Etymology

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Chinese Etymology


Character (單一漢字)
English Senses For (英文): feng1
wind / a gust / breeze / a gale / education / influence / customs / practices / a fad / fashion / fashionable / a scene / a style / a manner / deportment / taste / fame / reputation / rumor / ailments supposedly caused by wind and dampness

Simplified (簡體字):
Unicode := 98CE
GB2312-80 := B7E7

New! Simplification explanation under construction.

(super cursive simplification 风風)

Traditional (繁體字):
Unicode := 98A8
Big5 := ADB7

風 feng1 凡 fan2 (productive phonetic)


History of Chinese Writing


Spoken Chinese and Other Languages

Unicode Tests

Chinese Equivalent Websites

Chinese Encoding and Conversion

Enable XP for maximum Chinese

ShuoWen: (說文解字):

New! etymology explanation under construction.

Primitive pictograph 风風. Originally a sail 凡 and a flying insect 虫 indicating wind.

Seal (說文解字裏的篆體字)

S10079 S10080

LST Seal (六書通裏的篆體字) Characters

L29808 L29809 L00425 L00426 L00427 L00428 L00429
L00430 L00431 L00432 L00433 L00434 L00435 L00436
L00437 L00438 L00439 L00440 L00441 L00442 L00443
L00444 L00445 L00446

Bronze (金文编) Characters - none known

Oracle (甲骨文编裏的字) Characters


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