Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

形声 (形聲) xíngshēng

xíngshēng noun phonogram
Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Language 语言
Notes: A Chinese character derived from a radical indicating meaning plus phonetic part. It is one of the Shuowen six principles of writing 六书 (Norman 1988, p. 68; Sun 2006, loc. 1132)

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Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 《卷一‧序》 Scroll 1, Preface 3