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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RS
defeated, beaten, load, burden, carry, bearmouth blowing the seashell horn signalling the retreat: defeated army carrying it's wounded as a burden
RS
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lack; be lacking con.: exhausted palanquin bearers: men with open mouth , lacking all energy; man doing something with the mouth open; empty
RSowe, lack, be deficient, yawn, rad. 76man with open mouth : he's yawning because he lacks sleep
RSlong time (ago), time passage, grow late
  • person having his head hanging against the bar: it has grown late in the evening, it's been a long time since he said something reasonable
  • RS. one form of foot, to detain someone from walking: long time
RSgo, rad. 34 walking person
RSgo slowly, foot, rad. 35 foot walking slowly
RS
chick nest of birds consisting of several small beaks being fed seeds and vegetation
RS
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name, fame, persons, in the evening one identifies himself using the mouth ; ;
RSname, rank, title, position lit. in the dark one has to use the mouth to identify oneself ; ;
RS
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each, individually, every, all every person eats: hand holding food in relation to the mouth ; ;
RSeach, individually, every, all
  • everyone has an individual mouth and feet
  • con.: person, walk and talk
; ;
RSprint, seal, stamp, chop, markkneeling person receiving hand stamped approval from his ruler
RSreceive, welcome, greetgo and meet somebody with lofty words
RSofficial residence, residence of, princes, noblemensun low at the horizon in the capital : a new party is starting at the official residence of a prince or nobleman
RSegg, ovum, roe, spawnRS. testicles:
RS
X
near a woodcutter goes to fell nearby trees with his ax ; ;
RSnear, close, approach, intimate walking far with a heavy ax is tiring, rather go near ; ;
RS
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unit of weight, 601 gr. (con.: woodcutter's ax , also used to protect one's property; since ax-blades had a standard weight, axes were used as scales ; )
RSa catty (approximately 500 or 600 g), an axe, keen, shrewd, rad. 69 (blade of an axe); beware of shrewd people with an axe keen on using it ;
RS
X
Mr., clan, lineage members of a military clan, their hands holding spears ; ; ;
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