Chinese Etymology

Chinese Etymology

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Character (單一漢字)
English Senses For (英文): cheng2
completed / accomplished / finished / fixed / settled / to accomplish / to succeed / to complete / to achieve / to become / acceptable / all right / able / capable / one tenth / a Chinese family name

Simplified (簡體字):
Unicode := 6210
GB2312-80 := B3C9

New! Simplification explanation under construction.

Traditional (繁體字):
Unicode := 6210
Big5 := A6A8

成 cheng2 丁 ding1 (productive phonetic)


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ShuoWen: (說文解字):

New! etymology explanation under construction.

Primitive pictograph 成*. From 5th celestial stem (a weapon) 戊 and phonetic (also meaning nail) 丁. Meaning complete.

Seal (說文解字裏的篆體字)

S10948 S10949

LST Seal (六書通裏的篆體字) Characters

L33277 L33278 L33279 L33280 L33281 L33282 L33283
L33284 L33285 L33286 L33287 L33288 L33289 L33290
L33291 L33292 L33293 L33294 L11055 L11056 L11057
L11058 L11059 L11060 L11061 L11062 L11017 L11018
L11019 L11020 L11021 L11022 L11023 L11024 L11025
L11026 L11027 L11028 L11029 L11030 L11031 L11032
L11033 L11034 L11035 L11036 L11037 L11038 L11039
L11040 L11041 L11042 L11043 L11044 L11045 L11046
L11047 L11048 L11049 L11050 L11051 L11052 L11053

Bronze (金文编裏的字) Characters

B20375 B20376 B20377 B20378 B20379 B20380 B20381
B20382 B20383 B20384 B20385 B20386 B20387 B20388
B20389 B20390 B20391 B20392 B20393 B20394 B20395
B20396 B20397 B20398 B20399 B20400 B20401 B20402
B20403 B20404 B20405 B20406 B20407 B20408 B20409
B20410 B20411 B20412 B20413 B20414 B20415 B20416
B20417 B20418 B20419 B20420 B20421 B20422 B20423
B20424 B20425

Oracle (甲骨文编裏的字) Characters

J30324 J30325 J30326 J30327 J30328 J30329 J30330
J30331 J30332 J30333 J30334 J30335 J30336 J30337
J30338 J30339 J30340 J30341 J30342 J30343 J30344
J30345 J30346 J30347 J30348 J30349 J30350 J30351
J30352 J30353 J30354 J30355 J30356 J30357 J30358
J30359 J30360 J30361 J30362 J30363 J30364 J30365
J30366 J30367

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