Chinese Etymology

Chinese Etymology

Uncle Hanzi (汉字叔叔)

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Character (單一漢字)
English Senses For (英文): chuan1
a river / a stream / a flow / a constant flow / ( cooking ) to boil with water / Szechwan Province alternative (巟-亡) 巛

Simplified (簡體字):
Unicode := 5DDD
GB2312-80 := B4A8

New! Simplification explanation under construction.

Traditional (繁體字):
Unicode := 5DDD
Big5 := A474

川巛 chuan1 (productive phonetic)


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ShuoWen: (說文解字):

New! etymology explanation under construction.

Primitive pictograph 川. Water, see 水

Seal (說文解字裏的篆體字)


LST Seal (六書通裏的篆體字) Characters

L32058 L32059 L32060 L32061 L07303

Bronze (金文编裏的字) Characters

B15656 B15657 B15658

Oracle (甲骨文编裏的字) Characters

J24629 J24630 J24631 J24632 J24633 J24634

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