Chinese Etymology

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Chinese Etymology

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Chinese Etymology


Character (單一漢字)
English Senses For (英文): tiao2
an article, section, clause, etc. of an agreement, pact, treaty, law, etc. / in good order / ( to present ) one by one / a numerary adjunct for something narrow and long, as roads, fish, ropes, dogs, snakes, etc. / stripes

Simplified (簡體字):
Unicode := 6761
GB2312-80 := CCF5

New! Simplification explanation under construction.

(deletion 条(夂攵)(條-亻-丨))

Traditional (繁體字):
Unicode := 689D
Big5 := B1F8

攸 you1 (productive phonetic)


History of Chinese Writing


Spoken Chinese and Other Languages

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Chinese Equivalent Websites

Chinese Encoding and Conversion

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ShuoWen: (說文解字):

New! etymology explanation under construction.

Deletion remnant 条(t條). From (man sounding a ford) 攸 in a boat with a pole 木. Originally a measure for boat. See 攸. *

Seal (說文解字裏的篆體字)


LST Seal (六書通裏的篆體字) Characters

L32146 L32147 L07582 L07583 L07584

Bronze (金文编) Characters - none known

Oracle (甲骨文) Characters - none known

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