指事

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Chinese[edit]

 
finger; to point; to direct; to indicate
 
matter; thing; item; work; affair
simp. and trad.
(指事)

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Noun[edit]

指事

  1. (Chinese character classification) ideogram, particularly in the sense of 六書六书 ideogram. One of the types of Han characters, containing those characters such as above and below that indicate an abstract idea with a non-arbitrary logogram.

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term

Grade: 3

Grade: 3
on'yomi

Noun[edit]

指事 (hiragana しじ, romaji shiji)

  1. (Chinese character classification) ideogram, particularly in the sense of 六書 ideogram. One of the types of Han characters, containing those characters such as above and below that indicate an abstract idea with a non-arbitrary logogram.

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