Free Online Kanji Etymology Dictionary
(A comprehensive Free Online Kanji Etymology Dictionary for the Web)
An Etymological Dictionary of Chinese Character Interpretations
By Lawrence J. Howell and Hikaru Morimoto
– Covering more than 6,500 Chinese characters as used in Japan –
Kanji Search Results
SIS is a pictograph of a long object such as a thread rolled back upon itself → completion (← roll up a lengthy object) → comprehend (← complete the process of understanding, and comprehend).
Return to Top | Return to Previous Page