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
– Covering more than 6,500 Chinese characters as used in Japan –
Kanji Search Results
As per 酉 (Type 3 Phonetic) (long-necked, rounded alcohol container) + 水 water → alcohol poured out in an arc through a narrow aperture → alcohol; liquor.
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