指事

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ChineseEdit

 
finger; to point; to direct; to indicate
 
matter; thing; item; work; affair
simp. and trad.
(指事)

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NounEdit

指事

  1. (Chinese character classification) One of the types of Han characters, containing those characters such as (shàng) above and (xià) below that indicate an abstract idea with a non-arbitrary logogram.

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JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term

Grade: 3

Grade: 3
on'yomi

NounEdit

指事 ‎(hiragana しじ, romaji shiji)

  1. (Chinese character classification) ideogram, particularly in the sense of 六書 ideogram. One of the types of Han characters, containing those characters such as above and below that indicate an abstract idea with a non-arbitrary logogram.

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VietnameseEdit

Hán tự in this word

NounEdit

指事

  1. Hán tự form of chỉ sự, "(Chinese character classification) One of the types of Han characters, containing those characters such as 上 (thượng) above and 下 (hạ) below that indicate an abstract idea with a non-arbitrary logogram."
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