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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RSstation place where horses rest their feet
RSpeople, subjects, citizens
  • RS. vagina of a woman from which all people come
  • many persons
  • people marching in one (the same) rhythm
RS
late, tardy, slow, delaygoing like a rhinoceros or setting one foot at a time : slow and you'll be late
RSbureau, office, circumstance, court lady, conclusioneverybody working at an office should do what the boss says and abide by his rules ; only the boss's conclusion counts; a court lady should ask before she's allowed to move a foot ;
RS
daytime, daylight
  • when writing with a brush in a sunlit place near the window casts a shadow on a sheet of paper
  • /when the sun casts a small shadow on the ground
RS
select, choose, pick out
  • inquisitive /𠬤 hand
  • hand or foot looking for something, wanting to pick it out
RSmarsh, swamp, grace, brilliancewatery place where one can put one's foot
RS
exhaust, use up, deplete
  • RS. to clean the bowl with a brush after it is used up: exhaust
  • step over something coming from an exhaust
RStranslate, decode, encodetranslator standing a foot away from the person talking
RSinterpret, elucidate, releasemake one logical step after another like walking
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