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://hanziyuan.net/)
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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RSbind, control, restrain, baleRS. bag tied at both ends: : it's contents are restrained
RS𧫷quick, prompt, speedyto tie your laces while walking you have to be quick
RS
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govt. official hand 𠂇 controlling a group 𠮛 of people ; 使
RSgovernment official, magistratehand 𠂇 with a pen writing what is said
RSancient, old, reason, becauseold hand doing things nobody remembers reason for
RSspread, diffuse, apply, painthand working to spread news
RS
compare, comparatively, moreRS. compete by racing carts together
RS
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turn, change, roll over, tumble, fall down, make roll over, knock down 2 individuals taking turns while travelling by palanquin ; ;
RSshift, move, turn the wheel speaks (squeak) when it turns ; ;
RSlight, easy, simple, gentleit's easy to plow with the aid of a tractor instead of doing it only by hand ; moving by cart instead of by hand is lighter
RS
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light (weight)the straight part of a palanquin is the light bamboo carrying pole; opp.: same sit.
RSorderly, organize, neat, tidy, wholeRS. imperial decrees order society so that everything is right
RS
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straight, direct, repair, correct, be restored, immediately many eyes in a corner ; family members discussing ways to correct the situation when their name was blamed ; ; ; ;
RS𣖇𥄂straight, erect, vertical one can do something secretly in a corner 𠃊 but when ten eyes are watching, one has to be straight and honest ; ; ; ;
RS
axle, axletree, pivot, axisthe piece that sticks out of the wheel
RS
X
old, wear out many words spoken by the mouth ; only older family members are allowed to speak up; opp.: ; con.: adult, full grown ;
RS
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become hard, make hard, hard, solid adult enclosed by his habits, hardened in his ways ;
RSold, classic, ancient
  • RS. story having passed through ten mouths
  • old people have many a story to tell
opp.: ; ;
RSto become solid, solidify, strength old mouths tell strong stories; they tell them time and time again without change: they have been hardened ;
RS
linchpin of wheel, control, governcart with soldiers controlling harm being done to people
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