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

Characters


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RSaid, assist, lead, citehand leading someone to a solution: aid
RS
𢩫collect, draw in, gather, receive, handle
  • hand reaching out to receive in order to handle or collect
  • /hand of the concubine reaching out to receive her visitor
RSlittle bit, small amount, pinch, taketake something with the hand ; one hand can only take small amounts at a time
RSopen, spread out, wear, split, crackhand opening and spreading out the skin one is wearing
RSthrow, cast, fling, pitch, jumphand throwing a weapon
RStransfer, transport, move, remove, shiftcarried by hand
RSreceive, continue, catch, connect, touchhand of a woman ready to please : she will receive you and continue to care for you connecting with your inner feelings while touching you
RShold in hand, lift in hand, proposehand holding things proposing them in broad daylight
RS
draft, intend, plan, propose
  • hand doubting several plans: draft
  • /achieved by means of a hand
RSgrasp, hold fast, take by handhand grasping things in the room of the house to work on them
RSaccuse, charge, control, draw, refrain from, throwhand making a void : draw; draw once support: charge, accuse or refrain
RSpush, expel, deduce, infer
  • bird waiving it's 'hands' to push it forward
  • hand deducing the sex of a bird
RS
embrace, hug, squeeze, crowd
  • hand in harmonious (bound chicken in a pot) circumstances embracing someone
  • /hand used for embracing someone
RSward off with hand, defendhand warding of something big coming along
RSdig, excavate, excavate cavecrouched person using his hands to dig
RScopy, trace, sketch, depicthand of a painter drawing traces depicting a landscape with fields and plants to make a sketch
RSdraw out, pull out, extract, sprouthand pulling out sprouts from the field
RS
insert, stick into, planthand inserting a pestle into a mortar /𢆍
RSstupid, clumsy, crude, conventionhand sticking out of the window: stupid and clumsy
RSpick up, collect, tidy up, accounting form of the numeral tenRS. pick up with the hand and combine : collect
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