Chinese Etymology

Chinese Etymology

Uncle Hanzi (汉字叔叔)

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Character (單一漢字)
English Senses For (英文): cui1
[rare pronunciation]

English Senses For (英文): zhui1
[productive phonetic] / short tailed bird

English Senses For (英文): wei2
[rare pronunciation]

Simplified (簡體字):
Unicode := 96B9
GB2312-80 := F6BF

New! Simplification explanation under construction.

Traditional (繁體字):
Unicode := 96B9
Big5 := AB41

隹 zhui1 cui1 wei2 (productive phonetic)


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ShuoWen: (說文解字):

New! etymology explanation under construction.

Primitive pictograph 隹. A bird with a short tail.

Seal (說文解字裏的篆體字)


LST Seal (六書通裏的篆體字) This character is not listed in LST

Bronze (金文编裏的字) Characters

B05460 B05461 B05462 B05463 B05464 B05465 B05466
B05467 B05468 B05469 B05470 B05471 B05472 B05473
B05474 B05475 B05476 B05477 B05478 B05479 B05480
B05481 B05482 B05483 B05484 B05485 B05486 B05487
B05488 B05489 B05490 B05491 B05492 B05493 B05494
B05495 B05496 B05497 B05498 B05499 B05500 B05501
B05502 B05503 B05504 B05505 B05506 B05507 B05508
B05509 B05510 B05511 B05512 B05513 B05514 B05515
B05516 B05517 B05518 B05519 B05520 B05521 B05522
B05523 B05524 B05525 B05526 B05527 B05528 B05529
B05530 B05531 B05532 B05533 B05534 B05535 B05536
B05537 B05538 B05539 B05540 B05541 B05542 B05543
B05544 B05545 B05546 B05547 B05548 B05549 B05550
B05551 B05552 B05553 B05554 B05555 B05556 B05557
B05558 B05559 B05560 B05561 B05562 B05563 B05564
B05565 B05566 B05567 B05568 B05569 B05570 B05571
B05572 B05573 B05574 B05575 B05576 B05577 B05578
B05579 B05580 B05581 B05582 B05583

Oracle (甲骨文编裏的字) Characters

J08424 J08425 J08426 J08427 J08428 J08429 J08430
J08431 J08432 J08433 J08434 J08435 J08436 J08437
J08438 J08439 J08440 J08441 J08442 J08443 J08444
J08445 J08446 J08447 J08448 J08449 J08450 J08451
J08452 J08453 J08454 J08455 J08456 J08457 J08458
J08459 J08460 J08461 J08462 J08463 J08464 J08465
J08466 J08467 J08468 J08469 J08470 J08471 J08472
J08473 J08474 J08475 J08476 J08477 J08478 J08479
J08480 J08481 J08482 J08483 J08484 J08485 J08486
J08487 J08488 J08489 J08490 J08491 J08492 J08493
J08494 J08495 J08496 J08497 J08498 J08499 J08500
J08501 J08502 J08503 J08504 J08505 J08506 J08507
J08508 J08509 J08510 J08511 J08512 J08513 J08514
J08515 J08516 J08517 J08518 J08519 J08520 J08521
J08522 J08523 J08524 J08525 J08526 J08527 J08528
J08529 J08530 J08531 J08532 J08533 J08534 J08535
J08536 J08537 J08538 J08539 J08540 J08541 J08542
J08543 J08544 J08545 J08546 J08547 J08548 J08549
J08550 J08551 J08552 J08553 J08554 J08555 J08556
J08557 J08558 J08559 J08560 J08561 J08562 J08563
J08564 J08565 J08566 J08567 J08568 J08569 J08570
J08571 J08572 J08573 J08574 J08575 J08576 J08577
J08578 J08579 J08580 J08581 J08582 J08583 J08584
J08585 J08586 J08587 J08588 J08589 J08590 J08591
J08592 J08593 J08594 J08595 J08596 J08597 J08598
J08599 J08600 J08601 J08602 J08603 J08604 J08605
J08606 J08607 J08608 J08609 J08610 J08611 J08612
J08613 J08614 J08615 J08616 J08617 J08618 J08619
J08620 J08621 J08622 J08623 J08624 J08625 J08626
J08627 J08628 J08629 J08630 J08631 J08632 J08633
J08634 J08635 J08636 J08637 J08638

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