allograph (different shape but same meaning)
connotation as a character part
abbreviated, abbreviation
contracted, contraction
extended meaning
government
kanji, ideograph, character
literal translation from the Shuowen Jiezi
modified, modification
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mijn hanzi, modification
opposite meaning or situation
when used as a character part
explanation according to Richard Sears (http://www.chineseetymology.org)
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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𡜸𧀓frequently, often, again and againsee women with strings on her neck / through the door weaving: repetitive work
RSpeople, subjects, citizens
  • RS. vagina of a woman from which all people come
  • many persons
  • people marching in one (the same) rhythm
𡱒𡱒RS𡱂buttsee 殿; two hands holding a part of a body : butt
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𠫍 𡳻gigantic strength, herculesbody having the strength to pull many shells
RSBuddhist nun; transliteration old individual looking like a corpse eating with a spoon because all teeth are gone
RSdrip, leakbody having been in the rain drips
RSlate, tardy, slow, delaycorpse of a sheep goes very slow
RSlive, dwell, reside, sit
  • old body sits where it is and doesn't move
  • RS. baby falling from a mother : original dwelling place
RSbend, flex, bent, crooked, crouchcrouched person over a receptacle
RSmeasure, scale, rule, foot image of a person advancing one step : one foot is a official measure
RSlaw, rule, open up, developRS. a kneeling dead man who has been beheaded : to take the law to people
尿尿RSurine, urinateRS. a man sitting with water from the butt: urine
RStail, extremity, end, sternRS. a man sitting with hair from the butt: tail
RSfolding screen, shield, reject
  • persons standing side to side to shield off a person lying on the ground
  • RS. what you should do when taking a dump : shield yourself
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storey, layer, floor, stratumcorpses of the past (still being talked about): geological layers in the ground from millions of years back
RSend of spine, buttocks, sacrumhand bumping against the end of the body : buttocks or sacrum
RSexcrement, shit
  • the corpse (what is left) of rice after eating
  • RS. person squatting and rice (indicating solid pieces)
RSopen, unfold, stretch, extend
𡰯𡰯RSKangxi dictionary: ancient form of
  • person holding a towel hanging on a stick
  • con. person holding a brush
RSbits, scraps, crumbs, fragmentssmall parts of bodies
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