Chinese Etymology

Chinese Etymology

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Character (單一漢字)
English Senses For (英文): ge4
a numerary adjunct / piece / single / roughly / an adjunct to an indefinite pronoun, as this, that / alternate 箇个

Simplified (簡體字):
Unicode := 4E2A
GB2312-80 := B8F6

New! Simplification explanation under construction.

( character substitution 个個)

Traditional (繁體字):
Unicode := 500B
Big5 := ADD3

固 gu4 古 gu3 gu4 ku1


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ShuoWen: (說文解字):

New! etymology explanation under construction.

Primitive pictograph 个. A bamboo segment. Borrowed for sound. Meaning "of".

Seal (說文解字裏的篆體字) - This character is not listed in the Shuowen

LST Seal (六書通裏的篆體字) This character is not listed in LST

Bronze (金文编) Characters - none known

Oracle (甲骨文) Characters - none known

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