Chinese Etymology

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Chinese Etymology

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Chinese Etymology


Character (單一漢字)
English Senses For (英文): shou3
hand / of the hand / having to do with the hand / to have in one's hand / to hold / a skilled person / a person / action / personally

Simplified (簡體字):
Unicode := 624B
GB2312-80 := CAD6

New! Simplification explanation under construction.

Traditional (繁體字):
Unicode := 624B
Big5 := A4E2



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ShuoWen: (說文解字):

New! etymology explanation under construction.

Primitive pictograph 手. A hand. Meaning hand.

Seal (說文解字裏的篆體字)

S08811 S08812

LST Seal (六書通裏的篆體字) Characters

L35264 L18057 L18058 L18059 L18060 L18061 L18062

Bronze (金文编裏的字) Characters

B16289 B16290 B16291 B16292 B16293 B16294 B16295
B16296 B16297 B16298 B16299 B16300 B16301

Oracle (甲骨文) Characters - none known

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