Chinese Etymology

Chinese Etymology

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Character (單一漢字)
English Senses For (英文): gong1
a laborer / a worker / a shift / the time used in doing a piece of work / work / a day's work / an engineering or building project / a defense work / fine / delicate / to be skilled in

Simplified (簡體字):
Unicode := 5DE5
GB2312-80 := B9A4

New! Simplification explanation under construction.

Traditional (繁體字):
Unicode := 5DE5
Big5 := A475

工 gong1 (productive phonetic)


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ShuoWen: (說文解字):

New! etymology explanation under construction.

Primitive pictograph 工. A carpenters square. Meaning work.

Seal (說文解字裏的篆體字)

S03466 S03467

LST Seal (六書通裏的篆體字) Characters

L00392 L00393 L00394 L00395 L00396

Bronze (金文编裏的字) Characters

B06852 B06853 B06854 B06855 B06856 B06857 B06858
B06859 B06860 B06861 B06862 B06863 B06864 B06865
B06866 B06867 B06868 B06869 B06870 B06871 B06872
B06873 B06874 B06875

Oracle (甲骨文编裏的字) Characters

J11022 J11023 J11024 J11025 J11026 J11027 J11028
J11029 J11030 J11031 J11032 J11033 J11034 J11035
J11036 J11037 J11038 J11039 J11040 J11041 J11042
J11043 J11044 J11045 J11046 J11047 J11048 J11049

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