Chinese Etymology

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Chinese Etymology

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Chinese Etymology


Character (單一漢字)
English Senses For (英文): shi1
a corpse / to preside / to direct

Simplified (簡體字):
Unicode := 5C38
GB2312-80 := CAAC

New! Simplification explanation under construction.

Traditional (繁體字):
Unicode := 5C38
Big5 := A472

尸 shi1 (productive phonetic)


History of Chinese Writing


Spoken Chinese and Other Languages

Unicode Tests

Chinese Equivalent Websites

Chinese Encoding and Conversion

Enable XP for maximum Chinese

ShuoWen: (說文解字):

New! etymology explanation under construction.


Seal (說文解字裏的篆體字)


LST Seal (六書通裏的篆體字) Characters


Bronze (金文编裏的字) Characters

B13163 B13164 B13165 B13166 B13167 B13168 B13169
B13170 B13171 B13172 B13173 B13174 B13175 B13176
B13177 B13178 B13179 B13180 B13181 B13182 B13183
B13184 B13185 B13186 B13187 B13188 B13189

Oracle (甲骨文编裏的字) Characters

J19928 J19929 J19930 J19931

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