Template:Han simp

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This template is used for the etymology section of simplified Chinese characters: it shows which character or component was simplified, and categorizes the simplified character.

It can handle multiple characters simplified to a single one, and which component was simplified.


The original traditional character.
A second traditional character which was simplified to the given simplified character, for use when two traditional characters were merged via simplification to the same simplified character.
f=, t=
from and to, to show which components were simplified and how.
f2=, t2=
from 2 and to 2, in case a second component was also simplified.
For changing "Simplified" into "simplified". The input doesn't matter.


Basic usage:

{{Han simp|請|f=言|t=讠}}


Simplified from ()

If multiple components are simplified, they should be listed in the order of writing, generally starting with radical.

{{Han simp|讀|f=言|t=讠|f2=賣|t2=卖}}


Simplified from ( and )

The character will be categorized in Category:CJKV simplified characters in the order of the parameter f, then t, f2, and t2.

Complex cases[edit]

If multiple characters are simplified to the same one in different ways, which both require comment, please use multiple copies of {{Han simp}}, as at , simplified from and .

If all but one simplification do not require comment, however, one can simply list the uncommented simplifications last, and only comment on the first.