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): shi4
a scholar / a man of learning / a gentleman / an official rank in ancient / a noncommissioned officer / a person / name of a chessman in Chinese chess / a Chinese family name

Simplified (簡體字):
Unicode := 58EB
GB2312-80 := CABF

New! Simplification explanation under construction.

Traditional (繁體字):
Unicode := 58EB
Big5 := A468

士 shi4 (productive phonetic)


History of Chinese Writing


Spoken Chinese and Other Languages

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Chinese Equivalent Websites

Chinese Encoding and Conversion

Enable XP for maximum Chinese

ShuoWen: (說文解字):

New! etymology explanation under construction.

Primitive pictograph 士. Possibly meaning 一 one of something pronounced like 十. Meaning a man.

Seal (說文解字裏的篆體字)


LST Seal (六書通裏的篆體字) Characters

L34127 L34128 L34129 L34130 L34131 L13596 L13597
L13598 L13599

Bronze (金文编裏的字) Characters

B00587 B00588 B00589 B00590 B00591 B00592 B00593
B00594 B00595 B00596 B00597 B00598 B00599 B00600
B00601 B00602 B00603 B00604 B00605 B00606 B00607

Oracle (甲骨文编裏的字) Characters


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