Chinese Etymology

Chinese Etymology

Uncle Hanzi (汉字叔叔)

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Character (單一漢字)
English Senses For (英文): xi4
dusk / sunset / evening / night / slant / oblique / to meet in the evening / a Chinese family name

Simplified (簡體字):
Unicode := 5915
GB2312-80 := CFA6

New! Simplification explanation under construction.

Traditional (繁體字):
Unicode := 5915
Big5 := A469

夕 xi4 (productive phonetic)


History of Chinese Writing


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ShuoWen: (說文解字):

New! etymology explanation under construction.

Primitive pictograph 夕. Depiction of the moon. Meaning moon.

Seal (說文解字裏的篆體字)


LST Seal (六書通裏的篆體字) Characters

L28191 L28192 L28193

Bronze (金文编裏的字) Characters

B10516 B10517 B10518 B10519 B10520 B10521 B10522
B10523 B10524 B10525 B10526 B10527 B10528 B10529
B10530 B10531 B10532 B10533 B10534 B10535

Oracle (甲骨文编裏的字) Characters

J16519 J16520 J16521 J16522 J16523 J16524 J16525
J16526 J16527 J16528 J16529 J16530 J16531 J16532
J16533 J16534 J16535 J16536 J16537 J16538 J16539
J16540 J16541 J16542 J16543 J16544 J16545 J16546
J16547 J16548 J16549 J16550 J16551 J16552 J16553
J16554 J16555 J16556 J16557 J16558 J16559 J16560
J16561 J16562 J16563 J16564 J16565 J16566 J16567
J16568 J16569 J16570 J16571 J16572 J16573 J16574
J16575 J16576 J16577 J16578 J16579 J16580 J16581
J16582 J16583 J16584 J16585 J16586 J16587 J16588
J16589 J16590 J16591 J16592 J16593 J16594 J16595
J16596 J16597 J16598 J16599 J16600 J16601 J16602
J16603 J16604 J16605 J16606 J16607 J16608 J16609
J16610 J16611 J16612 J16613 J16614 J16615 J16616
J16617 J16618 J16619 J16620 J16621 J16622 J16623
J16624 J16625 J16626 J16627 J16628 J16629 J16630
J16631 J16632 J16633 J16634 J16635 J16636 J16637
J16638 J16639 J16640 J16641 J16642 J16643 J16644
J16645 J16646 J16647 J16648 J16649 J16650 J16651
J16652 J16653 J16654 J16655 J16656 J16657 J16658
J16659 J16660 J16661 J16662 J16663 J16664 J16665
J16666 J16667 J16668 J16669 J16670 J16671 J16672
J16673 J16674

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