Chinese Etymology

Chinese Etymology

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Character (單一漢字)
English Senses For (英文): hu3
a tiger / fierce / savage / brave / vigorous

Simplified (簡體字):
Unicode := 864E
GB2312-80 := BBA2

New! Simplification explanation under construction.

Traditional (繁體字):
Unicode := 864E
Big5 := AAEA

虎 hu3 虍 hu3 hu1 (productive phonetic)


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ShuoWen: (說文解字):

New! etymology explanation under construction.

Primitive pictograph 虎. A tiger 虍 standing on its legs 几. Meaning tiger.

Seal (說文解字裏的篆體字)


LST Seal (六書通裏的篆體字) Characters

L34423 L34424 L34425 L34426 L34427 L34428 L34429
L34430 L34431 L34432 L34433 L34434 L14697 L14698
L14699 L14700 L14701 L14702 L14703 L14704 L14705
L14706 L14707 L14708 L14709 L14710 L14711 L14712
L14713 L14714 L14715 L14716 L14717 L14718 L14719
L14720 L14721

Bronze (金文编裏的字) Characters

B07423 B07424 B07425 B07426 B07427 B07428 B07429
B07430 B07431 B07432 B07433 B07434 B07435 B07436
B07437 B07438 B07439 B07440 B07441 B07442 B07443
B07444 B07445 B07446 B07447 B07448

Oracle (甲骨文编裏的字) Characters

J12165 J12166 J12167 J12168 J12169 J12170 J12171
J12172 J12173 J12174 J12175 J12176 J12177 J12178
J12179 J12180 J12181 J12182 J12183 J12184 J12185
J12186 J12187 J12188 J12189 J12190 J12191 J12192
J12193 J12194 J12195 J12196 J12197 J12198 J12199
J12200 J12201 J12202 J12203 J12204 J12205 J12206
J12207 J12208 J12209

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