固 - Dong Chinese dictionary

to become solid

Phonosemantic compound. represents the meaning and represents the sound.

Components
囗 meaning component

  Meaning component

wéi

  

surround

古 sound component

  Sound component

  

old

Evolution

固 Bronze script Late Warring States (~250 BC)

Bronze script

Late Warring States (~250 BC)
固 Seal script Shuowen (~100 AD)

Seal script

Shuowen (~100 AD)
固 Clerical script Spring and Autumn (771-476 BC)

Clerical script

Spring and Autumn (771-476 BC)
固 Regular script Modern

Regular script

Modern
Definitions

 

to become solid, solidify; strength; hard; strong; solid; sure; assuredly; undoubtedly; of course; indeed; admittedly

Most common words with 固
Freq.
Word
Meaning

固定

to fix

巩固

to consolidate

固执

obstinate

顽固

stubborn

hard

Component uses

Meaning component in 3 characters

Sound component in 8 characters