which is a Bed vertically placed. If we put it horizontally, we could see
I mentioned before, the ancient Chinese wrote or drew the character on bamboo strips, which are very narrow, about 1 cm wide. It was difficult to write a long horizontal stroke, so ancient Chinese wrote many characters which have long horizontal strokes vertically.
Its big seal script is
the left part is the shell bone script, the right part is Wood. The character becomes an ideogram character, the right part means that the character is related to Wood (made from wood).
I don't think that it is a good change.
Its small seal script is
which is similar to the big seal script.
Its clerical script is
I don't know where this change came from. Obviously, it is a bad change, gave up the good pictography in the old scripts completely.
Its song typeface is
which is almost same as its clerical script.
Its Pinyin is Chuang2.