圭 - Dong Chinese dictionary

guī

jade pointed at top

Duplication of (earth). Origin unclear.

Components
土 unknown component

  Unknown component

  

earth

The purpose of this component is unclear.

土 unknown component

  Unknown component

  

earth

The purpose of this component is unclear.

Evolution

圭 Oracle script (~1250-1000 BC)

Oracle script

(~1250-1000 BC)
圭 Bronze script Mid Western Zhou (~900 BC)

Bronze script

Mid Western Zhou (~900 BC)
圭 Seal script Shuowen (~100 AD)

Seal script

Shuowen (~100 AD)
圭 Clerical script Eastern Han dynasty (25-220 AD)

Clerical script

Eastern Han dynasty (25-220 AD)
圭 Regular script Modern

Regular script

Modern
Definitions

 

guī

jade pointed at top; (old) jade tablet (a ceremonial badge of rank)

Most common words with 圭
Freq.
Word
Meaning

(old) jade tablet (a ceremonial badge of rank)

巴拉圭

Paraguay

乌拉圭

Uruguay

圭亚那

Guyana

奉为圭臬

to take as a guiding principle (idiom)

Component uses

Meaning component in 1 character

Sound component in 23 characters

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