Talk:仙

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Alternate form?[edit]

Is the alternate form the traditional and this version simplified? Badagnani 20:06, 26 September 2006 (UTC)

Technically speaking, 僊 is a traditional (or archaic) form for 仙. However, in modern times, 仙 is used in both traditional and simplified writing.

A-cai 22:38, 26 September 2006 (UTC)

Graphical Significance and Origin[edit]

I strongly advise against the deletion of the Graphical Significance and Origin section for this character. This is of great educational importance. Badagnani 19:29, 11 November 2006 (UTC)

Agree -- what is graphical significance? It looks like "man" + "mountain." Does this come from, "man of/on the mountain," or "man long-lived like mountain?" Thanks.

63.148.235.15 21:22, 3 February 2012 (UTC)

Cantonese removed[edit]

Why was the Cantonese reading removed in this edit? 71.66.97.228 17:50, 10 June 2010 (UTC)

Additional definition?[edit]

Can this also mean fairy? 71.66.97.228 01:34, 21 June 2010 (UTC)