Chinese Etymology

Chinese Etymology

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Character (單一漢字)
English Senses For (英文): dei3
must / should / ought to / to need / to take

English Senses For (英文): de
an adverbial expletive

English Senses For (英文): de2
to get / to obtain / to acquire / to gain / to attain / to effect / to win / complacent / agreement / harmony / can / may / to be able to / All right ! 或

Simplified (簡體字):
Unicode := 5F97
GB2312-80 := B5C3

New! Simplification explanation under construction.

Traditional (繁體字):
Unicode := 5F97
Big5 := B16F

㝵 de2 de dei3


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ShuoWen: (說文解字):

New! etymology explanation under construction.

From road 彳 and phonetic (meaning aquire) 㝵. Meaning to aquire as at the market along the road.

Seal (說文解字裏的篆體字)

S01407 S01408

LST Seal (六書通裏的篆體字) Characters

L38456 L38457 L38458 L38459 L38460 L38461 L38462
L38463 L38464 L38465 L38466 L38467 L38468 L38469
L38470 L38471 L38472 L38473 L38474 L28906 L28907
L28908 L28909 L28910 L28911 L28912 L28913 L28914
L28915 L28916 L28917 L28918 L28919 L28920 L28921
L28922 L28923 L28924 L28925

Bronze (金文编裏的字) Characters

B02412 B02413 B02414 B02415 B02416 B02417 B02418
B02419 B02420 B02421 B02422 B02423 B02424 B02425
B02426 B02427 B02428 B02429 B02430 B02431 B02432

Oracle (甲骨文编裏的字) Characters

J03755 J03756 J03757 J03758 J03759 J03760 J03761
J03762 J03763 J03764 J03765 J03766 J03767 J03768
J03769 J03770 J03771 J03772 J03773 J03774 J03775
J03776 J03777 J03778 J03779 J03780 J03781 J03782
J03783 J03784 J03785 J03786 J03787 J03788 J20967

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