Chinese Etymology

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Chinese Etymology

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Chinese Etymology

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Chinese Etymology


Character (單一漢字)
English Senses For (英文): shu1
writings / a book / to write / a letter / a document / a certificate / the style of the calligraphy / script

Simplified (簡體字):
Unicode := 4E66
GB2312-80 := CAE9

New! Simplification explanation under construction.

(super cursive simplification 书書)

Traditional (繁體字):
Unicode := 66F8
Big5 := AED1

者 zhe3 zhu1 zhu4


History of Chinese Writing


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ShuoWen: (說文解字):

New! etymology explanation under construction.

Primitive pictograph 书書. A hand (top) with a brush writing what is said 曰. Meaning book.

Seal (說文解字裏的篆體字)


LST Seal (六書通裏的篆體字) Characters

L30612 L30613 L30614 L30615 L30616 L30617 L30618
L30619 L30620 L30621 L30622 L30623 L30624 L02967
L02968 L02969 L02970 L02971 L02972 L02973 L02974
L02975 L02976 L02977 L02978 L02979 L02980 L02981
L02982 L02983 L02984 L02985 L02986 L02987 L02988

Bronze (金文编裏的字) Characters

B04366 B04367 B04368 B04369 B04370 B04371 B04372
B04373 B04374 B04375 B04376 B04377 B04378 B04379
B04380 B04381 B04382 B04383

Oracle (甲骨文) Characters - none known

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