Chinese Etymology

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Chinese Etymology

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Chinese Etymology

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Chinese Etymology


Character (單一漢字)
English Senses For (英文): ye4
a leaf / a petal (of a flower) / a leaf or two pages (of a book) / a period / an era or epoch / something light and tiny-as a small boat in a lake / a Chinese family name

English Senses For (英文): she4
used in names of places

Simplified (簡體字):
Unicode := 53F6
GB2312-80 := D2B6

New! Simplification explanation under construction.

(character substitution 叶葉)

Traditional (繁體字):
Unicode := 8449
Big5 := B8AD

枼 ye4 die2


History of Chinese Writing


Spoken Chinese and Other Languages

Unicode Tests

Chinese Equivalent Websites

Chinese Encoding and Conversion

Enable XP for maximum Chinese

ShuoWen: (說文解字):

New! etymology explanation under construction.


Seal (說文解字裏的篆體字)


LST Seal (六書通裏的篆體字) Characters

L29429 L29430 L29431 L29432 L29433

Bronze (金文编裏的字) Characters


Oracle (甲骨文) Characters - none known

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