Chinese Etymology

Chinese Etymology

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Character (單一漢字)
English Senses For (英文): you2
like / similar to / tantamount to / as if / still / yet / even / especially / while / a kind of monkey / a Chinese family name / strategy / scheme / plot

Simplified (簡體字):
Unicode := 72B9
GB2312-80 := D3CC

New! Simplification explanation under construction.

(super cursive simplification 酋尤)

Traditional (繁體字):
Unicode := 7336
Big5 := B553

酋 qiu2 酉 you3


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ShuoWen: (說文解字):

New! etymology explanation under construction.

From small animal or dog 犭犬 and phonetic 尤酋. Original a large ape.

Seal (說文解字裏的篆體字)


LST Seal (六書通裏的篆體字) Characters

L11598 L11599 L11600 L11601 L11602 L11603 L11604
L11605 L11606 L11607 L11608 L11609 L11610 L11611

Bronze (金文编裏的字) Characters

B14801 B14802 B14803 B14804 B14805 B14806 B14807

Oracle (甲骨文编裏的字) Characters

J22668 J22669 J22670 J22671 J22672 J22673 J22674
J22675 J22676 J22677 J22678 J22679 J22680 J22681
J22682 J22683 J22684 J22685 J22686 J22687 J22688
J22689 J22690 J22691

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