Chinese Etymology

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Chinese Etymology

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Chinese Etymology


Character (單一漢字)
English Senses For (英文): fan3
contrary / to return ( something ) / to turn back / to retreat / to introspect / to retrospect / to rebel / rebellion / to revolt / to infer

Simplified (簡體字):
Unicode := 53CD
GB2312-80 := B7B4

New! Simplification explanation under construction.

Traditional (繁體字):
Unicode := 53CD
Big5 := A4CF

反 fan3 (productive phonetic)


History of Chinese Writing


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ShuoWen: (說文解字):

New! etymology explanation under construction.

Primitive pictograph 反. Right hand 又 being inverted 厂 meaning reverse

Seal (說文解字裏的篆體字)

S02182 S02183

LST Seal (六書通裏的篆體字) Characters

L34696 L34697 L34698 L34699 L15944 L15945 L15946

Bronze (金文编裏的字) Characters

B04048 B04049 B04050 B04051 B04052 B04053 B04054
B04055 B04056 B04057

Oracle (甲骨文编裏的字) Characters


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