Chinese Etymology

Chinese Etymology

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Character (單一漢字)
English Senses For (英文): ting1
to hear / to listen / to obey / to follow / to wait for / a hall

English Senses For (英文): ting4
to let / to comply with / to submit to / to manage / to govern / to rule / to judge and decide

Simplified (簡體字):
Unicode := 542C
GB2312-80 := CCFD

New! Simplification explanation under construction.

(character substitution 听聽)

Traditional (繁體字):
Unicode := 807D
Big5 := C5A5

聽 ting1 ting4 (壬 D844 DE3C) ting2 (productive phonetic)


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ShuoWen: (說文解字):

New! etymology explanation under construction.

From mouth 口 and phonetic 斤. Meaning to hear.

Seal (說文解字裏的篆體字) - This character is not listed in the Shuowen

LST Seal (六書通裏的篆體字) Characters

L37195 L37196 L37197 L37198 L24421 L24422 L24423
L24424 L24425 L24426 L24427 L24428

Bronze (金文编裏的字) Characters

B16262 B16263 B16264 B16265 B16266 B16267

Oracle (甲骨文编裏的字) Characters

J25872 J25873 J25874 J25875 J25876 J25877 J25878
J25879 J25880 J25881 J25882 J25883 J25884 J25885
J25886 J25887 J25888 J25889 J25890 J25891 J25892

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