which meant also alcoholic beverages in the ancient time. But the original meaning is Liquor Jug used for making alcoholic beverages.
more round jar.
The bottom became flat.
Its clerical script is
similar to the small seal script.
Nowadays, it is not used very often in spoken Chinese, even rarely used in writing. But it is a very common part in characters, normally means wine, alcohol, or fermentation.
Its current standard printing script is
Its Pinyin is "You3".