Chinese Etymology

Chinese Etymology

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Character (單一漢字)
English Senses For (英文): li4
a kind of caldron

English Senses For (英文): ge2
[rare pronunciation]

Simplified (簡體字):
Unicode := 9B32
GB2312-80 := D8AA

New! Simplification explanation under construction.

Traditional (繁體字):
Unicode := 9B32
Big5 := B0AC

鬲 ge2 li4 (productive phonetic)


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ShuoWen: (說文解字):

New! etymology explanation under construction.

Primitive pictograph 鬲. A three footed pot that sits over a fire.

Seal (說文解字裏的篆體字)


LST Seal (六書通裏的篆體字) Characters

L38418 L38419 L38420 L38421 L38422 L38423 L28729
L28730 L28731 L28732 L28733 L28734 L28735 L28736
L28737 L28738 L28739 L28740 L28741 L28742 L28743
L28744 L28745 L28746 L28747 L28748 L28749 L28750

Bronze (金文编裏的字) Characters

B03560 B03561 B03562 B03563 B03564 B03565 B03566
B03567 B03568 B03569 B03570 B03571 B03572 B03573
B03574 B03575 B03576 B03577 B03578 B03579 B03580
B03581 B03582 B03583 B03584 B03585 B03586 B03587
B03588 B03589 B03590 B03591 B03592 B03593 B03594
B03595 B03596 B03597 B03598 B03599 B03600 B03601
B03602 B03603 B03604 B03605 B03606 B03607 B03608
B03609 B03610 B03611 B03612 B03613 B03614 B03615
B03616 B03617 B03618 B03619 B03620 B03621 B03622
B03623 B03624 B03625 B03626

Oracle (甲骨文编裏的字) Characters

J05287 J05288 J05289 J05290

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