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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RScentral, center, middle, in the midst of, hit (target), attain, Chinasomething right in the middle of something else ; China once was the middle of the world; ; ; 𠀐 ; :
RS
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say humble) (words passing through the lips when speaking to a superior; con.: vertical relationship); monkey (see zodiac ;
RSto state to a superior, report, extend, 9th terrestrial branch: two hands 𦥑 holding a staff : person who traveled a long way to report, ask something of his superior
RS𦘒writing brush, pencil; thereupon, rad. 129 hand with a brush : → writing one line : → writing two lines: ; ; also: 𦘒
RS
disobey, violate, defy, be apart from, differencepeople differing of opinion whether to go away or keep circling the same spot
RSsnake, serpent, hard drinkersnake sneaking into a house
RSsail, boatsail made of cloth for a boat
RS
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nine con.: several, intense; = the highest of the YANG numerals; no relation to
RSnine image of a hand bumping against something : nine bumps against ten when counting
RS
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round, spherical, make round, circle, full, ships, castles con.: harvesting: hand with a sickle cutting with rounded motions; result: a full barn, independent subsistence for a long time ; ; ; ; ;
RSsmall round object, pellet, pill nine plus one makes the circle of the numbers round: 10 ends in 0 → round small object ; ; ; ; ;
RSrising sun, brilliance, radiantbrightness of nine rising suns
RSsuffer, worry about, diseaseheart put on a skewer
RSloyalty, devotion, fidelityput one's heart in the middle for someone: loyalty
RS
lose, articles lost, omitlose something expensive while walking
RS
congratulate, send presentincrease somebody's self image by using money : sending a present as a way of congratulation
RS
expensive, costly, valuableshells were a type of money in ancient times:
RS
X
center, middle con.: big pot with food in the center of the table ; ; ; ;
RScenter, conclude, run out, begRS. man carrying a big load on a pole which he has to balance so he's in the middle; after he's finished he begs for water; con.: balance; ; ; ;
RSdecide, determine, archery glove man holding an arrow on his bowstring with 2 fingers : he knows when to take decisive action ;
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