Friday, July 29, 2016

Amazing Chinese Characters (31) Fruit - 果

The Shell Bone script of character Fruit is

a picture of tree with fruits on the top.

The bronze script of the character is

The top of the tree is the Fruit.

The big seal script of the character is

Similar to bronze script.

Its Small Seal script is

only one fruit left,but much bigger.

Its Clerical script is

similar to the Small Seal script but straight lines make it less pictography.

Its current standard printing script for traditional or simplified character is

almost same as Clerical script.

Its Pinyin is "Guo3"

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