木 - Dong Chinese dictionary

tree

Pictograph of a tree.

Evolution

木 Oracle script (~1250-1000 BC)

Oracle script

(~1250-1000 BC)
木 Bronze script Late Shang dynasty (~1100 BC)

Bronze script

Late Shang dynasty (~1100 BC)
木 Seal script Shuowen (~100 AD)

Seal script

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

Clerical script

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

Regular script

Modern
Definitions

 

tree; wood, lumber; wooden; wood; coffin; simple; numb; one of the eight categories of ancient musical instruments 八音[bā​yīn]

 

surname Mu

Most common words with 木
Freq.
Word
Meaning

tree

木头

slow-witted

木偶

puppet

树木

tree

麻木

numb

Component uses

Meaning component in 364 characters

椿 槿 榿

Sound component in 1 character

Iconic component in 19 characters

Simplified component in 2 characters

Unknown component in 4 characters