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

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enter, put in, let in river 丿 that flows into a larger one 𠂢; ;
RSenter, come in (to), join arrowhead : it enters deep into which it comes and joins itself to it 𠂢; ;
RScrowd into, go intogo enter ; if everybody does it, the place becomes crowded
RSwooden bow, arc, crescentbow used to shoot at melons
RSorphan, fatherless, solitarychild hanging like a melon in the tree: solitary and fatherless
RSsoft, gentle, pliantRS. a tree soft enough that it can be cut by a stone saw
RSmulberry treehands picking mulberry leaves from the tree for the silk worms
RSneglect, careless, lax, alienatebag stepped 𤴔/𧾷 upon
RS
stretch, extend, expand, sheetlong string of a bow being stretched before shooting at a sheet of paper with marks
RSchange, alter, improve, remodelremodel and alter clothes: pulling weaved threads
RS
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again, moreover, furthermore (person's activities day after day; con.: activity, hand) ;
RS
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build, be built, stories officials inspecting a building site, brush in hand , making notes ; ; ; ;
RS
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extend, reach, come up to, and hold one's status close to something else: hand holding a sword , contr. , while fighting an enemy ; ; ;
RSextend, reach, come up to, andhand reaching out to a person ; ; ;
RSand, also, again, in addition orig. hand with three fingers ; game where one has to guess how many fingers are going to be shown, one plays it again and again; see also ;
RSbuild, establish, erect, found
  • architect goes writing the plans before anything can be build
  • the archaeologist finds something and goes writing it down
; ; ; ;
RSgo, rad. 54 modf.
RScourt, imperial courtplace where the gentry 𡈼 go to present themselves
RS𠂛delay, postpone, defer, prolongRS. slashed 丿 leg that does not move on the road : incurring delays which prolong one's stay
RSflow, circulate, drift, classflow like water in the river or circulate like a child 𠫓 in the water of the womb
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