Uncle Hanzi (汉字叔叔）
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卡: 6217 8501 0000 0393 291 (中国银行)
Character: 卡English Senses For (英文): ka3
a card, as a visiting card / cardboard / an abbreviated form for " calorie " / a guardhouse / a customs barrier / a roadblock / a checkpoint / to block / to check
English Senses For (英文): qia2
to be squeezed in between / to be sandwiched
English Senses For (英文): qia3
to choke / to be choked
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New! etymology explanation under construction.
Primitive pictograph 卡. Original of 卡规 (caliper), probably from 于 caliper (upside down) and 方 square. Meaning a phonetic used for foreign words.
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