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.

Characters

Characters


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RSwrong, evil, depraved, vicious, perverse, heterodoxan elephant in the city : wrong idea leading to much evil
RStwo hands al. 开; ; ;
RSyeast, leaven, fermentationleft in a jar to grow up (ferment) to be an old man : yeast
RSserve wine, feast, deliberateopen mouth with spoon and a bottle : tasting drinks before serving at a feast
RS
you, that, those, final particle
RStoast, reward, recompenserivers of alcohol from a bottle : a toast as a reward for success
RStoast one's host with wine, express juice by pressing, soursomething lifted in the air from a bottle ; turns into a sour experience after one has had one too many
RS
X
ear (con.: handles of a pot resemble ears: ; al. :
RSear, merely, only, handle ; the handles of a pot resemble an ear ; al. :
RS
X
death, die old person in a tomb ; ; ; ;
RSdie, dead, deathdead body of a man ; ; ; ;
RS
move, shift, change, transfer
  • go climbing : one moves and changes position all the time
  • /go a thousand times : one moves and changes position all the time
RSmatch, pair, equal, blend, distribute medicine distributed from a jar matching the illness at hand
RSstand upright, to cut off the feet, table one person standing , man cut off above the feet , table top with legs
RSugly looking, homely, disgracefulugly monster locked up in a jar
RS
X
evil, bad person with a "subordinate" heart likened to a huge tree which is not yet shaped into nice timber
RSevil, wicked, bad, foulheart below good things
RS
hear, listen, understand, obey
  • ethical 𢛳 king listening to and understanding his subjects who obey him
  • /orders should be listened to, understood and be "protected" : be obeyed
  • listening with ten eyes and your heart
RS
shame, humiliation, ashamedRS. related to the heart and the ears burning (because people are talking about you): shame/ears being pulled to stop someone because of shameful action
RS
duty, profession, office, post
  • hearing the potter work from a distance: profession
  • /hear the mouth of the professional
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