Chinese Etymology

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Chinese Etymology

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Chinese Etymology


Character (單一漢字)
English Senses For (英文): zai1
[rare pronunciation]

English Senses For (英文): zai4
at / in / on / up to / to rest with / to consist in / to depend on / to be alive / living / to be present / to exist / used to indicate a progressive tense

Simplified (簡體字):
Unicode := 5728
GB2312-80 := D4DA

New! Simplification explanation under construction.

Traditional (繁體字):
Unicode := 5728
Big5 := A662

才 cai2


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ShuoWen: (說文解字):

New! etymology explanation under construction.

From earth 土 and phonetic 才. Meaning "at".

Seal (說文解字裏的篆體字)


LST Seal (六書通裏的篆體字) Characters

L36200 L36201 L36202 L21132 L21133 L21134 L21135
L21136 L21137 L21138 L21139 L21140 L21141 L21142
L21143 L21144

Bronze (金文编裏的字) Characters

B18706 B18707 B18708 B18709 B18710 B18711

Oracle (甲骨文编裏的字) Characters


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