Chinese Etymology

Chinese Etymology

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Character (單一漢字)
English Senses For (英文): jiu4
to examine / to study / to investigate exhaustively / to dig into / finally / in the end / after all / actually / really

Simplified (簡體字):
Unicode := 7A76
GB2312-80 := BEBF

New! Simplification explanation under construction.

Traditional (繁體字):
Unicode := 7A76
Big5 := A873

九 jiu3


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ShuoWen: (說文解字):

New! etymology explanation under construction.

From tent opening 穴 (go in and check it out) and phonetic 九. Meaning to examine.

Seal (說文解字裏的篆體字)


LST Seal (六書通裏的篆體字) Characters

L24529 L24530 L24531 L24532

Bronze (金文编) Characters - none known

Oracle (甲骨文) Characters - none known

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