Chinese Etymology

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Chinese Etymology

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Chinese Etymology

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Chinese Etymology


Character (單一漢字)
English Senses For (英文): huo3
fire / flames / to burn with fire / fury / anger / temper / urgency / urgent / imminent / pressing / (Chinese herbal medicine) the latent "heat" in human body / (now rarely) a group (of people) / a Chinese family name

Simplified (簡體字):
Unicode := 706B
GB2312-80 := BBF0

New! Simplification explanation under construction.

Traditional (繁體字):
Unicode := 706B
Big5 := A4F5

火 huo3 (productive phonetic)


History of Chinese Writing


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ShuoWen: (說文解字):

New! etymology explanation under construction.

Primitive pictograph 火. A fire. Meaning fire.

Seal (說文解字裏的篆體字)


LST Seal (六書通裏的篆體字) Characters

L17038 L17039 L17040 L17041 L17042 L17043

Bronze (金文编) Characters - none known

Oracle (甲骨文编裏的字) Characters

J22799 J22800 J22801 J22802 J22803 J22804 J22805
J22806 J22807 J22808 J22809 J22810 J22811 J22812
J22813 J22814 J22815 J22816 J22817

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