页 - Dong Chinese dictionary

xié

page

Simplified form of . Pictograph of a head () on top of a person (). Means "head" when pronounced xié. Has unrelated meaning "leaf" when pronounced yè, due to this character being adopted as a variant form of .

Components
首 iconic component

  Iconic component

shǒu

  

head

卩 iconic component

  Iconic component

jié

  

person kneeling

Evolution

页 Oracle script (~1250-1000 BC)

Oracle script

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

Bronze script

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

Seal script

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

Clerical script

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

Traditional script

Modern
页 Simplified script Modern

Simplified script

Modern
Definitions

() 

page, sheet, leaf; rad. no. 181; page; leaf

() 

xié

head

Most common words with 页
Freq.
Word
Meaning

page

页面

page

首页

title page

网页

web page

主页

home page

Component uses

Sound component in 2 characters

Iconic component in 3 characters

Unknown component in 2 characters