Chinese Etymology

Chinese Etymology

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Character (單一漢字)
English Senses For (英文): bian4
to change / to alter / to change / to become different / to turn into / to become / extraordinary / uncommon / an accident / misfortune / tragedy / upheaval / disturbance / an unexpected turn of events / changeable

Simplified (簡體字):
Unicode := 53D8
GB2312-80 := B1E4

New! Simplification explanation under construction.

(s亦龻) above (s又攵)

Traditional (繁體字):
Unicode := 8B8A
Big5 := C5DC

 luan2


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ShuoWen: (說文解字):

New! etymology explanation under construction.

From hand 又攵攴 and phonetic (also rains of a horse) 亦䜌. Meaning transform.

Seal (說文解字裏的篆體字)


LST Seal (六書通裏的篆體字) Characters

L23076 L23077 L23078 L23079 L23080 L23081 L23082

Bronze (金文编裏的字) Characters

B04610 B04611 B04612

Oracle (甲骨文) Characters - none known

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