Chinese Etymology

Chinese Etymology

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Character (單一漢字)
English Senses For (英文): shen2
gods / deities / immortals / spiritual beings / soul / mind / spirit / appearances / looks / expressions / airs / supernatural / marvelous / wondrous / miraculous / mysterious / mystical / smart / clever

Simplified (簡體字):
Unicode := 795E
GB2312-80 := C9F1

New! Simplification explanation under construction.

Traditional (繁體字):
Unicode := 795E
Big5 := AFAB

申 shen1


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ShuoWen: (說文解字):

New! etymology explanation under construction.

From altar 礻示 and phonetic (man praying) 申. Meaning god.

Seal (說文解字裏的篆體字)


LST Seal (六書通裏的篆體字) Characters

L31201 L31202 L31203 L31204 L31205 L04608 L04609
L04610 L04611 L04612 L04613 L04614 L04615 L04616
L04617 L04618 L04619 L04620 L04621 L04622 L04623
L04624 L04625 L04626 L04627

Bronze (金文编裏的字) Characters

B00220 B00221 B00222 B00223 B00224 B00225 B00226

Oracle (甲骨文) Characters - none known

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