Chinese Etymology

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Chinese Etymology

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Chinese Etymology


Character (單一漢字)
English Senses For (英文): yu4
[rare pronunciation]

English Senses For (英文): gu3
a valley / a waterway between two mountains / a ravine / a hollow / a pit / a dilemma / a difficult situation / a predicament / a Chinese family name

Simplified (簡體字):
Unicode := no simplified in GB
GB2312-80 := B9C8

New! Simplification explanation under construction.

Traditional (繁體字):
Unicode := no traditional in B5
Big5 := A8A6

谷 gu3 yu4 (productive phonetic)


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

L38010 L37356 L37357 L37358 L27380 L27381 L27382
L27384 L27385 L27386 L24991 L24992 L24993 L24994
L24995 L24996 L24997 L24998 L24999 L25000

Bronze (金文编裏的字) Characters

B15849 B15850 B15851 B15852 B15853

Oracle (甲骨文编裏的字) Characters

J24743 J24744

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