Chinese Etymology

Chinese Etymology

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Character (單一漢字)
English Senses For (英文): qi3
[rare pronunciation]

English Senses For (英文): ji3
self / one's own / oneself / the sixth of the ten Celestial Stems ( 天 干 )

Simplified (簡體字):
Unicode := 5DF1
GB2312-80 := BCBA

New! Simplification explanation under construction.

Traditional (繁體字):
Unicode := 5DF1
Big5 := A476

己 ji3 qi3 (productive phonetic)


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ShuoWen: (說文解字):

New! etymology explanation under construction.

Primitive pictograph 己. (thought to be the wift of a loom). Usual meaning I.

Seal (說文解字裏的篆體字)


LST Seal (六書通裏的篆體字) Characters

L34246 L14050 L14051 L14052 L14053 L14054 L14055

Bronze (金文编裏的字) Characters

B20426 B20427 B20428 B20429 B20430 B20431 B20432
B20433 B20434 B20435 B20436 B20437 B20438 B20439
B20440 B20441 B20442 B20443 B20444 B20445 B20446
B20447 B20448 B20449 B20450 B20451 B20452 B20453

Oracle (甲骨文编裏的字) Characters

J30376 J30377 J30378 J30379 J30380 J30381 J30382
J30383 J30384 J30385 J30386 J30387 J30388

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