Uncle Hanzi (汉字叔叔）
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Character: 殺English Senses For (英文): sha1
to kill / to put to death / to slaughter / to destroy / exceedingly / extremely / to weaken / to deflate / to fight
English Senses For (英文): shai4
to degrade / to decline / to diminish / to abate
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杀 sha1 sa4 shai4
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New! etymology explanation under construction.
Augmented pictograph 杀. Deletion remnant 杀殺. From hand 殳 and Augmentation 乂 (cutting) of grain 禾. Meaning to kill.
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