Chinese Etymology

Chinese Etymology

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Character (單一漢字)
English Senses For (英文): jiu4
to receive / to undergo / to assume / to follow / to come or go to / to suit / to fit / to accommodate oneself to / forthwith / right away / exactly / precisely / namely / even if

Simplified (簡體字):
Unicode := 5C31
GB2312-80 := BECD

New! Simplification explanation under construction.

Traditional (繁體字):
Unicode := 5C31
Big5 := B44E

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ShuoWen: (說文解字):

New! etymology explanation under construction.

From tall 京 and especially 尤. Original meaning to move to a high place. Meaning just.

Seal (說文解字裏的篆體字)

S03836 S03837

LST Seal (六書通裏的篆體字) Characters

L37227 L37228 L37229 L37230 L37231 L37232 L37233
L37234 L37235 L37236 L37237 L24588 L24589 L24590
L24591 L24592 L24593 L24594 L24595 L24596 L24597
L24598 L24599

Bronze (金文编) Characters - none known

Oracle (甲骨文) Characters - none known

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