Chinese Etymology

Chinese Etymology

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Character (單一漢字)
English Senses For (英文): dui4
right / correct / proper / parallel / opposing / a pair / a couple / to check / ascertain / to / as to / with regard to / to be directed at

Simplified (簡體字):
Unicode := 5BF9
GB2312-80 := B6D4

New! Simplification explanation under construction.

((super cursive simplification 又(對-寸)) left of 寸)

Traditional (繁體字):
Unicode := 5C0D
Big5 := B9EF



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ShuoWen: (說文解字):

New! etymology explanation under construction.

From hand 寸 (measure) and (follage *) 又丵. Meaning correct.

Seal (說文解字裏的篆體字) - This character is not listed in the Shuowen

LST Seal (六書通裏的篆體字) Characters

L36237 L36238 L36239 L36240 L36241 L36242 L21336
L21337 L21338 L21339 L21340 L21341 L21342 L21343
L21344 L21345 L21346 L21347 L21348 L21349 L21350
L21351 L21352 L21353 L21354 L21355 L21356 L21357

Bronze (金文编裏的字) Characters

B03226 B03227 B03228 B03229 B03230 B03231 B03232
B03233 B03234 B03235 B03236 B03237 B03238 B03239
B03240 B03241 B03242 B03243 B03244 B03245 B03246
B03247 B03248 B03249 B03250 B03251 B03252 B03253
B03254 B03255 B03256 B03257 B03258 B03259 B03260
B03261 B03262 B03263 B03264 B03265 B03266 B03267
B03268 B03269 B03270 B03271 B03272 B03273 B03274
B03275 B03276 B03277 B03278 B03279 B03280 B03281
B03282 B03283 B03284 B03285 B03286 B03287 B03288
B03289 B03290 B03291 B03292 B03293 B03294 B03295
B03296 B03297 B03298 B03299 B03300 B03301 B03302
B03303 B03304 B03305 B03306 B03307 B03308 B03309
B03310 B03311 B03312 B03313 B03314 B03315 B03316
B03317 B03318 B03319 B03320 B03321 B03322 B03323
B03324 B03325 B03326

Oracle (甲骨文编裏的字) Characters

J04997 J04998 J04999

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