allograph (different shape but same meaning)
connotation as a character part
abbreviated, abbreviation
contracted, contraction
extended meaning
kanji, ideograph, character
literal translation from the Shuowen Jiezi
modified, modification
mijn hanzi, modification
opposite meaning or situation
when used as a character part
explanation according to Richard Sears (
one of the 214 radicals in the traditional character classification system
situation chosen for evoking this meaning
suffix for counting units of objects, etc.
Unclassified by Joseph De Roo.
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RSseek, demand, request, beseech the thirsty one wants a lot of water ; ;
RSpeople, subjects, citizens
  • RS. vagina of a woman from which all people come
  • many persons
  • people marching in one (the same) rhythm
RSrule, guideline, standard, aimwater level serves as a guideline for many birds
RSaquiline (nose); a falconbird capable of eating ten other birds; having a nose like the beak of a falcon
RS𨸏𡶫mound, abundant, ample, numerous, slope, rad. 170
  • many mounds 𨸏
  • al. 阝: left hand side character part
RSapprove, allow, permit, in accord
  • simpl. : from many rules only one was chosen and fixed (like water turning into ice )
  • ice allowing a bird to sit on water
RS廿𠦶leather, animal hides, change, reform, rad. 177al. 廿: ; ; ;
RSjuice, liquor, fluid, sap, gravy, saucelot's of fluids
flowery, illustrious, splendid, prosperous, China
  • RS. flower from hanging branches
  • /many changing appearances: splendid flower
RSaffair, matter, thing, business, to serve, accident, incidentRS. hand planting a plant on order : ;
RSfield, arable land, cultivated cultivated field is an enclosure divided in several pieces; con.: field, body ; ; ; 3640-3677
𤲃 𧫤end, finish, conclude, completed
  • RS. a net on the end of a forked stick for catching small animals : complete
  • /something like 20 (10 x 2 ) spoons: complete net
RSarise, go up, hoist, advance, measuring box ten people rising or advancing together; container with a lid :
RS𣖇𥄂straight, erect, vertical one can do something secretly in a corner 𠃊 but when ten eyes are watching, one has to be straight and honest ; ; ; ;
𤰔monopolize, take sole possession, concentrate, focus, special
  • one small individual taking all food from the field
  • hand working concentrated with a spindle 𤰔
  • /hand working focused with a spindle to transfer all thread to the loom
  • one small owner owning many fields in the region: he's monopolised agriculture in the region
RSthousand; many, numerous, very one person can do hundred things, ten can do a thousand things ;
RSdrum, old musical instrument
  • ten drums next to each other
  • big instrument the shape of a steamer
RSunit of length equal 3.3 meters, gentleman, man, husbandRS. ten hands ; man having many hands to serve
RScomet, beget
  • RS. the growing 巿 of children : beget
  • comets are the many children of the sky
RSdisperse, pay, support, branch, rad. 65RS. hand holding a branch : used to disperse the crowds of birds eating the food from the fields thus allowing to earn one's money, pay taxes and support one's family
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