Chinese Etymology

Chinese Etymology

Uncle Hanzi (汉字叔叔)

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Character (單一漢字)
English Senses For (英文): ji4
a scheme / a plot / a trick / a coup / a trap / a ruse / a plan / a program / to discuss or plan / to calculate / to count / a mechanical measuring device / a Chinese family name

Simplified (簡體字):
Unicode := 8BA1
GB2312-80 := BCC6

New! Simplification explanation under construction.

(s讠言) left of (十)

Traditional (繁體字):
Unicode := 8A08
Big5 := AD70

十 shi2


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ShuoWen: (說文解字):

New! etymology explanation under construction.

From speech 讠言 and phonetic 十. Meaning to plan.

Seal (說文解字裏的篆體字)


LST Seal (六書通裏的篆體字) Characters

L38515 L38516

Bronze (金文编) Characters - none known

Oracle (甲骨文) Characters - none known

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