Chinese Etymology

Chinese Etymology

Uncle Hanzi (汉字叔叔)

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Character (單一漢字)
English Senses For (英文): yi1
clothing / dress / apparel / garments / attire / a coating / a covering / skin or peel of fruits / a Chinese family name

English Senses For (英文): yi4
to clothe / to wear / to dress

Simplified (簡體字):
Unicode := 8863
GB2312-80 := D2C2

New! Simplification explanation under construction.

Traditional (繁體字):
Unicode := 8863
Big5 := A6E7

衣 yi1 yi4 (productive phonetic)


History of Chinese Writing


Spoken Chinese and Other Languages

Unicode Tests

Chinese Equivalent Websites

Chinese Encoding and Conversion

Enable XP for maximum Chinese

ShuoWen: (說文解字):

New! etymology explanation under construction.

Primitive pictograph 衣. Cloths.

Seal (說文解字裏的篆體字)


LST Seal (六書通裏的篆體字) Characters

L30335 L30336 L02001 L02002 L02003 L02004 L02005
L02006 L02007

Bronze (金文编裏的字) Characters

B12735 B12736 B12737 B12738 B12739 B12740 B12741
B12742 B12743 B12744 B12745 B12746 B12747 B12748
B12749 B12750 B12751 B12752 B12753 B12754 B12755
B12756 B12757 B12758

Oracle (甲骨文编裏的字) Characters

J19751 J19752 J19753 J19754 J19755 J19756 J19757
J19758 J19759 J19760 J19761 J19762 J19763 J19764
J19765 J19766 J19767 J19768 J19769 J19770 J19771
J19772 J19773 J19774 J19775 J19776 J19777 J19778
J19779 J19780 J19781 J19782 J19783 J19784 J19785
J19786 J19787 J19788 J19789 J19790 J19791 J19792
J19793 J19794 J19795 J19796 J19797 J19798 J19799
J19800 J19801 J19802 J19803 J19804 J19805 J19806
J19807 J19808 J19809 J19810 J19811 J19812

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