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闪 (閃) shǎn

  1. shǎn noun lightning / flash
    Domain: Optics 光学
    Notes: Middle Chinese: syemX (Kroll '閃' 2; Unihan '閃')
  2. shǎn verb to flash
    Domain: Optics 光学
  3. shǎn verb to glimpse
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (Kroll '閃' 1)
  4. shǎn verb to avoid / to dodge / to evade
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (Unihan '閃')

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Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 《門部》 Mén Radical 2


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《門部》 Mén Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 2