Kangxi Radical 197: 卤 [鹵] lǔ Salt

Kangxi Radical 197: 卤 [鹵] lǔ “salt” ☞鹿


Simplified: 卤

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Traditional: 鹵

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Pīnyīn

卤 [鹵] ~ lǔ ~ “salt” radical (197)
aka: Kangxi Radical Salt
卤 [鹵] ~ lǔ ~ salt

盐 [鹽] ~ yán  ~ salt
鹾 [鹺] ~ cuó ~ brine, salt


 

Kangxi Radical 110: 矛 máo Spear

Kangxi Radical 110: 矛 máo “spear” ☞


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Update: So, the queue is in pretty decent shape right now. I’ll try to do the remaining characters in sequence, starting with 无.

Scheduled: 骨 卤 矢  疒 鬲 耳 皿 无 欠 毋 母 比 气 爪
Waiting in the wings: 爻 龠


Pīnyīn

矛 ~ máo ~ “spear” radical (110)
aka: Kangxi Radical Spear
矛 ~ máo ~ spear, lance, pike

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Kangxi Radical 93: 牛 niú Cow

Kangxi Radical 93: 牛 niú “cow” ☞


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This character was actually a representation of a cow’s head, but one of the horns got lost somehow.


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Pīnyīn

牛 (牜) ~ niú (niu2) ~ “cow” radical (93)
aka: cattle, 剔牛, Kangxi Radical Cow
牛 ~ niú> (niu2) ~ ox, bull, cow Continue reading