Monday, September 19, 2016

Amazing Chinese Characters (79) Prisoner - 囚

The big seal script of character Prisoner (or Prison) is

in side

is Person or People.

The big square or round outside represent small room. A person is in a small room, which means Jail or Prison. It is an ideogram character.

Its small seal script is

Its clerical script is

The current standard printing script is

Its Pinyin is "Qiu2".

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