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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RSproject, reflect lightthe center of the sun projects light; a mirror balances light : reflection
RSfrontier pass, close, relation, connection, barrierimage of a person passing through a gate ; barrier closing off a gate ; barrier connecting both sides of a gate
RS
fence, barrier, defend, idle time
  • RS. a fence with a gate made of wood
  • wooden structure blocking the gate : family on idle time (vacation)
  • tree visible from the gate : you are on vacation (leisure)
RS𥃩northeast (Oriental zodiac), stopping, good, straightforward, tough, rad. 138𥃩: the eye is like a knife : it stops to look good at things and analyses (like a dissection) what it sees; for most people this is straightforward, for others it is tough ; 退 ; al. :
退退RSstep back, retreat, withdrawRS. on the road walk away from the sun ; in the face of defeat it's good to walk away
RSmost, extremely, exceedinglytake someone's hat : extreme behaviour most people won't tolerate
RSwarm, genialthe sun leads us to warmth
RSleisure, relaxation, spare timehand, hand and hand trying to stop the sun from rising: person is not going to work: spare time
RS
X
topic, subject, title what is clearly observed throughout a book
RS
X
right, just what is clearly, correctly observed in broad daylight ; con.: clearly observed: ; ;
RSindeed, yes, right, to be, demonstrative pronoun, this, that a just person 𤴓 doing things in broad daylight ; ; ;
RS
topic, subject, forehead, title, headline, theme
  • exactly what the many pages of the book are about
  • part of the head clearly seen in broad daylight
RS
become cloudy, overcastsun behind clouds
RS
X
star, planet the sun gave birth to the stars; or: heavenly body underneath which one is born
RS
X
gate bar, bolt bolt of a gate
RS
X
quantity, amount, weigh, measure amount of farm products brought from the villages in the morning to be sold on the market ; ; ;
RS𠻖𤽛a star, planet, any point of light
  • living light like the sun
  • planet born from the sun
RSmeasure, quantity, capacity
  • RS. to speak the weight
  • produce from the fields weighed in the morning before being sold
RS
intercalary, extra, surplussurplus of the king visible through the door
RSalliance, oath, swear
  • RS. oath sworn over a ceremonial receptacle in broad light
  • for the moon and sun god
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