六書

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See also: 六书

Chinese[edit]

six book; letter
trad. (六書)
simp. (六书)

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

六書

  1. The six types of Han characters:
    1. 指事 (zhǐshì): ideogram
    2. 象形 (xiàngxíng): pictogram
    3. 形聲形声 (xíngshēng): phono-semantic compound
    4. 會意会意 (huìyì): compound ideograph
    5. 轉注转注 (zhuǎnzhù)
    6. 假借 (jiǎjiè): phonetic loan

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
りく
Grade: 1
しょ
Grade: 2
on’yomi

Noun[edit]

六書 (hiragana りくしょ, rōmaji rikusho)

  1. The six principles for composing Chinese script:
    1. 指事 (しじ, ​shiji)
    2. 象形 (しょうけい, ​shokei)
    3. 形声 (けいせい, ​keisei)
    4. 会意 (かいい, ​kaii)
    5. 転注 (てんでゅ, ​tenshu)
    6. 仮借 (かしゃ, ​kasha)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Hán tự in this word

Noun[edit]

六書

  1. Hán tự form of lục thư, “The six types of Han characters:
    1. 指事 (Chỉ sự): ideogram
    2. 象形 (Tượng hình): pictogram
    3. 形聲 (Hình thanh): phono-semantic compound
    4. 會意 (Hội ý): compound ideograph
    5. 轉注 (Chuyển chú)
    6. 假借 (Giả tá): phonetic loan”