心 - Dong Chinese dictionary

xīn

heart

Depicts a heart.

Evolution

心 Oracle script (~1250-1000 BC)

Oracle script

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

Bronze script

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

Seal script

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

Clerical script

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

Regular script

Modern
Definitions

 

xīn

heart; mind, intelligence; soul; mind; intention; center; core; CL:|[kē],|[gè]

Most common words with 心
Freq.
Word
Meaning

heart

担心

anxious

中心

center

开心

to feel happy

小心

to be careful

Component uses

Sound component in 4 characters

Simplified component in 1 character

Deleted component in 1 character