道场 Dào·Chǎng

Notes of a lifelong learner and perpetual beginner on martial arts, mindfulness, Chinese calligraphy…and many, many cups of tea.

第974字 | Character #974: 繼

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Traditional Chinese Character: Evolution

All Chinese characters contain component characters with their own meaning. By studying the component characters, I am able to contemplate the meaning of the term “evolution” (for just one example) in a deeper way, possibly even seeing it and understanding it in a new way.

來學正體字 Learn Traditional Chinese Characters

The character 繼(ㄐㄧˋ) means to continue.
繼 at moedict.
Evolution of 繼.

繼(ㄐㄧˋ)續(ㄒㄩˋ) – to continue
繼(ㄐㄧˋ)承(ㄔㄥˊ) – to inherit
繼(ㄐㄧˋ)而(ㄦˊ) – afterwards

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Author: Tom Delaney

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