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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RSwooden peg, post or stickwooden pin (looks like a pin)
RScassia, cinnamon, Japanese Judas-treetree expensive like jade
RSinvestigate, examine, seek intofind out the kind of tree of which a table is made
RSplant, trees, plants, growvegetation that grows vertical
RS
power, right, authority
  • modf. ; men sitting high on top of a tree : they have a commanding view and thus instate power and authority
  • /hand ripping out a tree : power
RSpattern, standard, form, style, correct, adjust, statuseach tree has it's own style or character reflecting the status of it's owner
RSwither, die, dry up, be seasoned like an old tree
RScoffin, casketstructure in wood where public officials also end their live in
椿椿RScamellia in spring the camellia blossoms
RStrough, manger, vat, tankheavy weighted corrupt officials eat from a wooden vat or manger, a plate can't satisfy their lust for food
RS
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mutual, aspect, govt. minister (on mutual terms with the emperor and the people), each other (mutually exclusive relationship of someone approaching a settlement of strangers; his eyes watch carefully from behind a tree ; ; ;
RSmutual, reciprocal, each other, govt. minister (on mutual terms with the emperor and the people), aspect and have the same pronounciation (mu4 or ): they have mutual or reciprocal similarities or aspects; ; ;
RSsteam, evaporatesteam from a twig fire
RSlong for, desire, admireheart longing for something lost in the darkness of time
RSrespectful, polite, reverentheart feeling it is together with someone else: polite and respectful
RSrattan, cane, creeper plant, wisteriaplant needing a majestic surge of water
RSsash, belt, obi, zone, regionleather 廿廿 implement worn over a tunic with a stick to fix the length; bottom looks like the fixing part of a belt
RScurtain, screen, tentcloth used at dusk
RSindustrious, diligent, attentivestrong arm working with clay
RSlevy, raise, summon, recruita strong arm at night in a bar: he's been recruited to raise money at the door
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