Depicts multiple people (人) opening their mouths (口) to speak together, representing the meaning "together" or "all".
亼 Iconic component
Depicts an upside-down mouth.
Bronze scriptEarly Warring States (~400 BC)
Seal scriptShuowen (~100 AD)
Clerical scriptEastern Han dynasty (25-220 AD)
all, together, unanimous; all
Sound component in 13 characters (6 verified)
驗 臉 險 檢 劍 簽 撿 鹼 儉 斂 瞼 殮 歛
*s.qʰ[a]m (dialect: *s.qʰ > MC tsh-)
Not found in HSK word list
5613th most common character in books