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.
RSmeasure, quantity, capacity
  • RS. to speak the weight
  • produce from the fields weighed in the morning before being sold
RSsun, day, daytime, Japan, rad. 72
  • sun disc ; a day is the time the sun takes to appear in the same position; daytime is when the sun shines; Japan is located (from China) where the sun comes up; do not confuse with rad. 73
  • con. light
RSthat which, he who, those who, someone, person
  • person working on the fields every day ; he who does that leads a good life
  • RS. the sound of a burning bush
RSsay, reason, pretext, history, past, flat sun rad. 73mouth with lips don't confuse with
RSlight of sun, good, proper, prosperous, bright, clear
  • light of the sun is good for all living creatures
  • RS. clear talk
RSfinger, toe, point, indicatepart of the hand that serves a purpose : it brings food to the mouth
RS𣅌purpose, aim, excellent, tasty, deliciousa man's mouth can tell what the purpose is and has excellent taste as well; ; ;
RSto be satiatedRS. a dog with meat in the mouth : a satisfied dog
RSif, supposing, neverthelessseveral men speaking : if you suppose they are right, nevertheless you might have some doubts
RSwhy? what? where? RS. beggar asking questions ; ;
RSconnected, joined, repeated, babbleRS. the sound of words like water : babble
RSofficials, officerRS. heavy (on top ) speech : officials or officer
RSalready, sign of pastRS. something splits from the fields (which has been told to happen in the past) under the sun
RS𢝬𦞯𨢍𩝙 be fond of, have weakness forold men are fond of talking with their mouth
assemble, meet together, meeting, organization
  • RS. mouth above, mouth below, middle is mouth with possible rice in it: meeting over food
  • /gather under a roof 𠆢 to talk with each other