Chinese Etymology

Chinese Etymology

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Character (單一漢字)
English Senses For (英文): gei3
to give / for / for the benefit of / to let / to allow / used to indicate a passive meaning or voice / used after a verb to indicate " giving "

English Senses For (英文): ji3
to provide / provisions / to supply / supplies / to award / to approve / to grant / sufficiency / affluence / glib / eloquent

Simplified (簡體字):
Unicode := 7ED9
GB2312-80 := B8F8

New! Simplification explanation under construction.

(C05纟糸) left of (合)

Traditional (繁體字):
Unicode := 7D66
Big5 := B5B9

合 he2 ge2 qia4


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ShuoWen: (說文解字):

New! etymology explanation under construction.

From thread 纟糸 and harmony 合 (to tie together by giving a gift). Meaning give.

Seal (說文解字裏的篆體字)


LST Seal (六書通裏的篆體字) Characters

L38539 L38540 L29151 L29152

Bronze (金文编) Characters - none known

Oracle (甲骨文) Characters - none known

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