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
CLOSE
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

Referenced characters


BACK 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 NEXT
RS𦬇straw, a lot of vegetation al. 井:
RSin, on, at, go to, going
  • crossing streets
  • RS. probably a compass (dividers) for making molds of like shape
; ;
𠫓𠫓RS𠄏baby at birth child with its head down → 𠄏𠫓 ; ; al. :
RS𤴓𤴔right, proper, correct person standing upright: : he holds his head high because he knows he is right ; ; ; al. 𤴓:
RS𠔉scroll, roll, to sortscroll held by two hands 𠔉
RSbreast, bosom, chest, thorax which is on the body , is hidden behind a cover but opens the mouth of men when seen ;
RS
check, examinepeople gathered to check on the health of a tree ; ; drive an arrow into a tree to check it's health
RSfactory, workshop, cliff rad. 27
  • lit. hanging cliff side of a mountain where a person may reside
  • working place :
al. 丆: ; : . ; ;
RSbamboo, flute, rad. 118 bamboo shoots ; flutes are made from bamboo2344-2379
RS
𢆶thread, silk, rad. 120
  • threads twisted together ; weaved threads produce silk
  • con. link, bind
; ; ; 2740-2778; ; al. 幺: ; : ; al. 𢆶
RS𣑱𩃵dye, be contagious, infectRS. dye from a tree a hook into the water : infections spread like dye in a cloth
RS
𨏖𠦴cart, vehicle, carry in cart lit. wheel holder ; rikhsa 𨏖 (two wheels and two handles ; 𠦴: cart with two wheels ; con. a wheel ; ; 1543-1578; ;
RS
elegant, handsome, learned, a man of ability a man who can write with fine detail and great productivity ; ; abbr. :
RS𧫷quick, prompt, speedyto tie your laces while walking you have to be quick
RS𠲘𠵊𦎍𦏟𦏯 𧨅𧮟善善good, virtuous, charitable, kindtwo people having a good conversation under a tree
RS𠕲𠕒𠕘𩁼rain, rainy, rad. 173 water falling in the countryside straight from the sky ; ; ; 3144-3179
RSgeneration, world, era, lifetime lit. thirty : the average lifespan: one generation ; ;
RS𤼷𤼪rise, mount, board, climbbeans left to swell walk out their pot: rise
RS
money, currency, coins
  • a small amount / of gold or metal serves as currency
  • metal used to pay soldiers /
RS𡘶𡙹play music, speak to a ruler, moveRS. to advance with two hands holding a branch 𡗗; meanwhile music is played
BACK 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 NEXT