Chinese Etymology

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Chinese Etymology

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Chinese Etymology


Character (單一漢字)
English Senses For (英文): zei2
a thief / a burglar / a robber / a bandit / rebels / traitors / to harm / to kill / pests on the farm / a term of reviling / clever / cunning / crafty

Simplified (簡體字):
Unicode := 8D3C
GB2312-80 := D4F4

New! Simplification explanation under construction.

(B008贝貝) left of (戎)

Traditional (繁體字):
Unicode := 8CCA
Big5 := B8E9

則 ze2 ce4


History of Chinese Writing


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ShuoWen: (說文解字):

New! etymology explanation under construction.

From cowry 贝貝 and arms 戎. Meaning thief

Seal (說文解字裏的篆體字)


LST Seal (六書通裏的篆體字) Characters

L28814 L28815 L28816 L28817

Bronze (金文编裏的字) Characters


Oracle (甲骨文) Characters - none known

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