Chinese Etymology

Chinese Etymology

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Character (單一漢字)
English Senses For (英文): you4
right ( as opposed to left ) / west / to assist / to aid / to emphasize

Simplified (簡體字):
Unicode := 53F3
GB2312-80 := D3D2

New! Simplification explanation under construction.

Traditional (繁體字):
Unicode := 53F3
Big5 := A56B

右 you4 又 you4 (productive phonetic)


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ShuoWen: (說文解字):

New! etymology explanation under construction.

Character remnant 右. From right hand *又 and mouth (meaning pronounced like) 口. Meaning right.

Seal (說文解字裏的篆體字)

S00973 S02158

LST Seal (六書通裏的篆體字) Characters

L37214 L24496 L24497 L24498 L24499 L24500 L24491
L24492 L24493 L24494 L24495

Bronze (金文编裏的字) Characters

B01435 B01436 B01437 B01438 B01439 B01440 B01441
B01442 B01443 B01444 B01445 B01446 B01447 B01448
B01449 B01450 B01451 B01452 B01453 B01454 B01455
B01456 B01457 B01458 B01459 B01460 B01461 B01462
B01463 B01464 B01465 B01466 B01467 B01468 B01469
B01470 B01471 B01472 B01473 B01474 B01475

Oracle (甲骨文) Characters - none known

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