Chinese Etymology

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Chinese Etymology

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Chinese Etymology


Character (單一漢字)
English Senses For (英文): mao2
hair / fur / feathers / down / vegetation / ten cents / a dime / gross / untouched / unpolished / panic-stricken / scared / flurried / very young / little / a Chinese family name

Simplified (簡體字):
Unicode := 6BDB
GB2312-80 := C3AB

New! Simplification explanation under construction.

Traditional (繁體字):
Unicode := 6BDB
Big5 := A4F2

毛 mao2 (productive phonetic)


History of Chinese Writing


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ShuoWen: (說文解字):

New! etymology explanation under construction.

Primitive pictograph 毛. A feather. Meaning hair.

Seal (說文解字裏的篆體字)


LST Seal (六書通裏的篆體字) Characters

L32278 L32279 L32280 L32281 L32282 L32283 L32284
L32285 L08035 L08036 L08037 L08038 L08039 L08040
L08041 L08042 L08043 L08044

Bronze (金文编裏的字) Characters

B13150 B13151 B13152 B13153 B13154 B13155 B13156
B13157 B13158 B13159

Oracle (甲骨文) Characters - none known

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