霸 - Dong Chinese dictionary

rule by might rather than right

Components
雨 meaning component

  Meaning component

  

rain

rain

革 unknown component

  Unknown component

  

leather

月 unknown component

  Unknown component

yuè

  

moon

Evolution

霸 Oracle script (~1250-1000 BC)

Oracle script

(~1250-1000 BC)
霸 Bronze script Early Western Zhou (~1000 BC)

Bronze script

Early Western Zhou (~1000 BC)
霸 Seal script Shuowen (~100 AD)

Seal script

Shuowen (~100 AD)
霸 Clerical script Western Jin dynasty (266-316 AD)

Clerical script

Western Jin dynasty (266-316 AD)
霸 Regular script Modern

Regular script

Modern
Definitions

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variant of [bà]

 

rule by might rather than right; hegemon; tyrant; lord; feudal chief; to rule by force; to usurp; (in modern advertising) master

Most common words with 霸
Freq.
Word
Meaning

争霸

a power struggle

hegemon

霸气

imperious

霸王

hegemon

霸道

abbr. for 霸王之道

Component uses

Sound component in 2 characters