Chinese Etymology

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Chinese Etymology

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Chinese Etymology


Character (單一漢字)
English Senses For (英文): hua1
a flower / a blossom / a flowering plant / a prostitute / prostitution / as in天花-smallpox / varicolored / fireworks / to spend / to expend

Simplified (簡體字):
Unicode := 82B1
GB2312-80 := BBA8

New! Simplification explanation under construction.

Traditional (繁體字):
Unicode := 82B1
Big5 := AAE1

化 hua4 匕 bi3 pin4 hua4


History of Chinese Writing


Spoken Chinese and Other Languages

Unicode Tests

Chinese Equivalent Websites

Chinese Encoding and Conversion

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ShuoWen: (說文解字):

New! etymology explanation under construction.

From grass 艹艸 and phonetic 化. Meaning flower.

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

L32450 L32451 L32452 L08870 L08871 L08872 L08873
L08874 L08875 L08876 L08877 L08878 L08879 L08880
L08881 L08882 L08883

Bronze (金文编) Characters - none known

Oracle (甲骨文) Characters - none known

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