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Simplified from ().

In current form Phono-semantic compound (形聲): phonetic  ‎(OC *njɯm, *njɯms) + semantic  ‎(shell, money) – a kind of payment. 任 has meaning of “duty, employment”, so connotations of “money paid for employment (hire)” or “money that one has a duty to pay (rent)”.

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(radical 154 +6, 10 strokes, cangjie input 人土月人 (OGBO), composition)

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For pronunciation and definitions of – see .
(This character, , is the simplified form of .)
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