Friday, August 5, 2016

Amazing Chinese Characters (51) Return - 回

The big seal script for character Return is

actually like a spiral.

Its small seal script is

which is roundabout, meaning Return. You can come back to the original point if you go along the line, just like the ground track field.
Its clerical script is

similar to the small seal script, but the lines are less round, more straight.

Its current standard printing script for traditional or simplified character is

exactly same as clerical script. It is a pictography character.

Its Pinyin is "Hui2".

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