Chinese Etymology

Chinese Etymology

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Character (單一漢字)
English Senses For (英文): gao1
high / tall / of a high level or degree / above the average / lofty / a Chinese family name

Simplified (簡體字):
Unicode := 9AD8
GB2312-80 := B8DF

New! Simplification explanation under construction.

Traditional (繁體字):
Unicode := 9AD8
Big5 := B0AA

高 gao1 (productive phonetic)


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ShuoWen: (說文解字):

New! etymology explanation under construction.

Primitive pictograph 高. A tall building.

Seal (說文解字裏的篆體字)


LST Seal (六書通裏的篆體字) Characters

L32294 L32295 L32296 L32297 L32298 L32299 L32300
L32301 L32302 L08108 L08109 L08110 L08111 L08112
L08113 L08114 L08115 L08116 L08117 L08131 L08132
L08133 L08134 L08118 L08119 L08120 L08121 L08122
L08123 L08124 L08125 L08126 L08127 L08128 L08129

Bronze (金文编裏的字) Characters

B08261 B08262 B08263 B08264 B08265 B08266 B08267
B08268 B08269 B08270 B08271 B08272 B08273 B08274
B08275 B08276

Oracle (甲骨文编裏的字) Characters

J13392 J13393 J13394 J13395 J13396 J13397 J13398
J13399 J13400 J13401 J13402 J13403 J13404 J13405
J13406 J13407 J13408 J13409 J13410 J13411 J13412
J13413 J13414 J13415 J13416 J13417 J13418 J13419
J13420 J13421 J13422 J13423 J13424 J13425 J13426
J13427 J13428 J13429 J13430 J13431 J13432 J13433
J13434 J13435 J13436 J13437 J13438 J13439 J13440
J13441 J13442 J13443 J13444 J13445 J13446 J13447
J13448 J13449 J13450 J13451

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