Wednesday, May 26, 2021

Amazing Chinese Characters (405) Sip - 酌

 The bronze script of character Sip is

The left is character Liquor Jug (Post 104), the right part is character Spoon (Post 207). Use a spoon to taste or sip a liquor in jug to decide if it is brewed well.

The big seal script of the character is

Similar to bronze script.

The small seal script of the character is
The left part is similar to the older scripts, the right part is more complicated due to the small script characteristics, lost pictography.

The clerical script of the character is
Similar to older scripts.

The song typeface of the character is
Same as clerical script.

Its Pinyin is Zhuo2.

The character 酌 is specific for Drink liquor, not used in Drink anything else. It means drinking liquor slowly. It also means "Consider" now.

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