ChineseEdit

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

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NounEdit

指事

  1. (Chinese character classification) one of the types of Han 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

()() (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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KoreanEdit

Hanja in this term

NounEdit

指事 (jisa) (hangeul 지사)

  1. Hanja form? of 지사 ((Chinese character classification) 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 term

NounEdit

指事

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

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