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Simplified from

Han character[edit]

(radical 2 +3, 4 strokes, cangjie input 戈木尸 (IDS))

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Chinese[edit]

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trad.

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Noun[edit]

(classifier , , )

  1. (Beginning Mandarin) a book, a codex
  2. a collection of bamboo or wooden slips, the traditional form of records in China
  3. a letter, a document
  4. style of calligraphy, script, font
  5. Chinese characters
  6. the form of a written or printed Chinese character, script, font
  7. the art of calligraphy
  8. an ancient government post in charge of secretarial duties
  9. an imperial edict
  10. storytelling
  11. the Classic of History, originally known simply as 书

Verb[edit]

  1. (classical, literary) to write

Proper noun[edit]

  1. abbreviation of 書經书经), the Classic of History

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References[edit]

  • "" (in Mandarin/English), MDBG English to Chinese dictionary ( Based on CC-CEDICT ). URL accessed on 2014-02-24.