Simplified from 辭 (𤔔 → 舌). First (辭) is in sense of “words”, second (辤) is in sense of “quit”.
In current form, 舌 + 辛.
辞 (radical 160 辛+6, 13 strokes, cangjie input 竹口卜廿十 (HRYTJ), composition ⿰舌辛)
- KangXi: page 1251, character 2
- Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 38638
- Dae Jaweon: page 1730, character 8
- Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 6, page 4037, character 3
- Unihan data for U+8F9E
(grade 4 “Kyōiku” kanji, shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai form 辭)
- to quit