嶇 - Dong Chinese dictionary

steep

Phonosemantic compound. represents the meaning and represents the sound.

Components
山 meaning component

  Meaning component

shān

  

mountain

區 sound component

  Sound component

  

area

Evolution

嶇 Seal script Shuowen (~100 AD)

Seal script

Shuowen (~100 AD)
嶇 Clerical script Western Han dynasty (202 BC-9 AD)

Clerical script

Western Han dynasty (202 BC-9 AD)
嶇 Clerical script Eastern Han dynasty (25-220 AD)

Clerical script

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

Regular script

Modern
Definitions

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steep, sheer; rugged, rough; rugged

Most common words with 嶇
Freq.
Word
Meaning

崎岖

rugged

rugged