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.
RS𤯓life, living, lifetime, birth
  • branches of a plant or tree 𤯓 being slashed off: the branch grows back and if you plant the cut off part it becomes a new plant
; ; ; ;
  • boy on a branch of the family tree