Chinese Etymology

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Chinese Etymology

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Chinese Etymology


Character (單一漢字)
English Senses For (英文): you1
dark / gloomy / obscure / lonely / solitary / secluded / quiet / tranquil / deep / profound / hidden / secret / to imprison / to confine

Simplified (簡體字):
Unicode := 5E7D
GB2312-80 := D3C4

New! Simplification explanation under construction.

Traditional (繁體字):
Unicode := 5E7D
Big5 := ABD5

(幺幺 D848 DDB6) you1


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ShuoWen: (說文解字):
隱也從山中D848 DDB6 D848 DDB6亦聲

New! etymology explanation under construction.

From mountain 山 and phonetic 幺. Meaning conceal.

Seal (說文解字裏的篆體字)


LST Seal (六書通裏的篆體字) Characters

L33558 L33559 L33560

Bronze (金文编裏的字) Characters

B05874 B05875 B05876 B05877 B05878 B05879 B05880
B05881 B05882 B05883 B05884 B05885 B05886 B05887
B05888 B05889

Oracle (甲骨文编裏的字) Characters

J10090 J10091 J10092

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