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.

Characters

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occupy, hold a place/position, divine, fortune-telling mouth of a fortuneteller interpreting scapular cracks ; fortunetellers held a high position in the community ; ; ;
RSdivine, observe, versify, occupy
  • lit. oral divination after observing cracks ; the fortuneteller occupied the highest social position
  • con. fortuneteller
; ; ;
RS
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rock, crag stony mountain with a quarry
RScliff, rocks, mountainstones in the mountain
RS
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old con.: many days since a beginning ;
RS
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all, everyone all members with small cups present at a meal ; modf. 𤽏 of 𠊊: ; ;
RSall, every, everybodypersons eating a meal comparing and discussing all that is under the sun
RS𣅌purpose, aim, excellent, tasty, deliciousa man's mouth can tell what the purpose is and has excellent taste as well; ; ;
RS
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purport, principle, will, commandcon.: small, important good thing, like a sunray, affecting something larger; a spoonful of sun piercing through a dark room; ; ;
RSsupervise, oversee, direct, coacheyes overseeing or coaching the sorting of beans
RSwipe, scrub, rub, scour, brushhand wiping off dust from an object to be investigated
RS
sweep, clear away, exterminateRS. something done with the hand , sweep with a broom
RS𢬃press down, repress, curb, hinderhand pressing down a seal : 𢬃
RSkidnap, abduct, turnhand kidnapping someone with strength or weapon
RS
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have, hold, possess, durability the hand of the temple holds power, big buildings, contributions... ; ;
RSsustain, support, hold, graspthe hand of the temple holds power and sustains all live around it; ;
RSrestrain, arrest, seize, detain, inflexible, confinedhand acting upon a sentence (order) to restrain and arrest someone
RSpluck, pick, select, specifyhand plucking things from the fields, afterwards only stalks remain
RS
raise, wave, spread, praise, fryhand in the wide open /𠃓 country side raising the flag on the farm; animals from this farm will taste well when fried
RStorture and interrogate, hitinterrogate someone by hitting with the hand : torture
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