猪 - Dong Chinese dictionary

zhū

pig

Phonosemantic compound. represents the meaning and represents the sound. Simplified form of .

Components
犭 meaning component

  Meaning component

quǎn

  

dog

is a component form of .

者 sound component

  Sound component

zhě

  

one who...

Evolution

猪 Bronze script Late Warring States (~250 BC)

Bronze script

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

Seal script

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

Clerical script

Eastern Han dynasty (25-220 AD)
猪 Traditional script Modern

Traditional script

Modern
猪 Simplified script Modern

Simplified script

Modern
Definitions

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zhū

pig, hog; hog; pig; swine; CL:[kǒu],|[tóu]

Most common words with 猪
Freq.
Word
Meaning

hog

猪肉

pork

猪头

pig head

野猪

wild boar (Sus scrofa)

猪排

pork ribs

Component uses

Sound component in 2 characters