Chinese Etymology

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Chinese Etymology

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Chinese Etymology


Character (單一漢字)
English Senses For (英文): dou4
containing flesh, sauces, etc. at sacrifices and feasts / a Chinese family name

Simplified (簡體字):
Unicode := 8C46
GB2312-80 := B6B9

New! Simplification explanation under construction.

Traditional (繁體字):
Unicode := 8C46
Big5 := A8A7

豆 dou4 (productive phonetic)


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ShuoWen: (說文解字):

New! etymology explanation under construction.

Primitive pictograph 豆. (1) in some contexts a drum (2) in some contexts a ritual vessel. Borrowed for sound modern meaning, a pea.

Seal (說文解字裏的篆體字)

S03550 S03551

LST Seal (六書通裏的篆體字) Characters

L37292 L24754 L24755 L24757 L24758 L24759 L24760

Bronze (金文编裏的字) Characters

B07339 B07340 B07341 B07342 B07343 B07344

Oracle (甲骨文编裏的字) Characters

J12056 J12057 J12058

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