Chinese Etymology

Chinese Etymology

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Character (單一漢字)
English Senses For (英文): yong3
long in time / everlasting / eternal / permanent

Simplified (簡體字):
Unicode := 6C38
GB2312-80 := D3C0

New! Simplification explanation under construction.

Traditional (繁體字):
Unicode := 6C38
Big5 := A5C3

永 yong3 (productive phonetic)


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ShuoWen: (說文解字):

New! etymology explanation under construction.

Primitive pictograph 永. A man swimming in water. Original of 泳. Borrowed for sound. Meaning for ever.

Seal (說文解字裏的篆體字)


LST Seal (六書通裏的篆體字) Characters

L35194 L35195 L35196 L35197 L35198 L35199 L35200
L35201 L35202 L35203 L35204 L35205 L35206 L35207
L35208 L35209 L35210 L35211 L35212 L17802 L17803
L17824 L17825 L17826 L17827 L17828 L17829 L17830
L17831 L17832 L17833 L17834 L17835 L17804 L17805
L17806 L17807 L17808 L17809 L17810 L17811 L17812
L17813 L17814 L17815 L17816 L17817 L17818 L17819
L17820 L17821 L17822 L17823

Bronze (金文编裏的字) Characters

B15688 B15689 B15690 B15691 B15692 B15693 B15694
B15695 B15696 B15697 B15698 B15699 B15700 B15701
B15702 B15703 B15704 B15705 B15706 B15707 B15708
B15709 B15710 B15711 B15712 B15713 B15714 B15715
B15716 B15717 B15718 B15719 B15720 B15721 B15722
B15723 B15724 B15725 B15726 B15727 B15728 B15729
B15730 B15731 B15732 B15733 B15734 B15735 B15736
B15737 B15738 B15739 B15740 B15741 B15742 B15743
B15744 B15745 B15746 B15747 B15748 B15749 B15750
B15751 B15752 B15753 B15754 B15755 B15756 B15757
B15758 B15759 B15760 B15761 B15762 B15763 B15764
B15765 B15766 B15767 B15768 B15769 B15770 B15771
B15772 B15773 B15774 B15775 B15776 B15777 B15778
B15779 B15780 B15781 B15782 B15783 B15784 B15785
B15786 B15787 B15788 B15789 B15790 B15791 B15792
B15793 B15794 B15795 B15796 B15797 B15798 B15799
B15800 B15801 B15802 B15803 B15804 B15805 B15806
B15807 B15808 B15809 B15810 B15811 B15812 B15813
B15814 B15815 B15816 B15817 B15818 B15819 B15820
B15821 B15822 B15823 B15824 B15825 B15826 B15827
B15828 B15829 B15830 B15831 B15832 B15833 B15834
B15835 B15836 B15837 B15838 B15839 B15840 B15841
B15842 B15843

Oracle (甲骨文编裏的字) Characters

J24701 J24702 J24703 J24704 J24705 J24706 J24707
J24708 J24709 J24710 J24711 J24712 J24713 J24714
J24715 J24716 J24717 J24718 J24719 J24720 J24721
J24722 J24723 J24724 J24725 J24726 J24727 J24728
J24729 J24730 J24731 J24732 J24733 J24734 J24735

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