Chinese Etymology

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Chinese Etymology

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Chinese Etymology


Character (單一漢字)
English Senses For (英文): shi2
ten / the tenth / complete / completely / perfect / perfectly / extremely

Simplified (簡體字):
Unicode := 5341
GB2312-80 := CAAE

New! Simplification explanation under construction.

Traditional (繁體字):
Unicode := 5341
Big5 := A451

十 shi2 (productive phonetic)


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ShuoWen: (說文解字):

New! etymology explanation under construction.

Primitive pictograph 十. From one 一 and 丨 zhi. Meaning straight, but pronounced like 十. Meaning ten.

Seal (說文解字裏的篆體字)


LST Seal (六書通裏的篆體字) Characters

L29073 L29074 L29075

Bronze (金文编裏的字) Characters

B02849 B02850 B02851 B02852 B02853 B02854 B02855
B02856 B02857 B02858 B02859 B02860 B02861 B02862
B02863 B02864 B02865 B02866 B02867 B02868 B02869
B02870 B02871 B02872 B02873 B02874 B02875 B02876
B02877 B02878 B02879 B02880 B02881 B02882 B02883
B02884 B02885 B02886 B02887 B02888 B02889 B02890
B02891 B02892 B02893 B02894 B02895 B02896

Oracle (甲骨文编裏的字) Characters

J04837 J04838 J04839 J04840 J04841 J04842

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