allograph (different shape but same meaning)
connotation as a character part
abbreviated, abbreviation
contracted, contraction
extended meaning
kanji, ideograph, character
literal translation from the Shuowen Jiezi
modified, modification
mijn hanzi, modification
opposite meaning or situation
when used as a character part
explanation according to Richard Sears (
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.
broad, wide, extensive
  • yellow cliff side 广: broad place natural feature
  • secret house on the hill 广 with a broad 广 view
广广RSwide, extensive, broad, house on cliff, rad. 53
  • house on a cliff : it has a wide view
  • RS. characteristic of a building (an open stall shop): wide and spacious
  • con. house
RS广 𢊊hut, cottage, Buddhist monastery or nunneryman seeking cover in a house on a cliff 广