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Seal script



Radical:+ 3 strokes = 5 strokes total.
References:Guangyun: p.259#31 p.362#13 Kangxi: p.164#10 Cihai: p.232r1c04 GSR: 642.a Hanyu: v1,p0384#08
Composition:Top: , bottom: . Component of: 𬼝 𪢳 𫍜 𠘾 𠩂 𠣗 𨚫 𭀼 𡛠 𡱅 [More]
Mandarin: ㄑㄩˋ
Cantonese:heoi2 heoi3
Tang reconstruction:*kiù
Fanqie:起呂 (《四書章句集注·論語集注·八佾第三》) 羌舉 (《廣韻·上聲··》) 丘據 (《廣韻·上聲··》) 近倨 (《廣韻·去聲··》) 卻吕 (《廣韻·去聲··》)
Unihan definition:go away, leave, depart

CTP Dictionary

ㄑㄩˋ (1.1): 離開。 Leave, go away from.
Formerly Lord Wen was once in exile and yet later became the leading feudal lord. Lord Huan was once forced to leave his state and yet later became a "tyrant" among the feudal lords. Lord Gou Jian of Yue was once brought under humiliation by the king of Wu, and yet he was later looked upon with awe by the princes of China.
If your Majesty will make haste to issue an ordinance, restoring your captives, old and young, stopping the removal of the precious vessels, and saying that, after consulting with the people of Yen, you will appoint them a ruler, and withdraw from the country - in this way you may still be able to stop the threatened attack.
ㄑㄩˋ (1.2): 使離開,驅遣。 Send away.
ㄑㄩˋ (2.1): 除去,去掉。 Remove, get rid of.
Sun (reduction/loss) is the removal of some without the rest.
Zi Gong wished to do away with the offering of a sheep connected with the inauguration of the first day of each month.
Dai Ying Zhi said to Mencius, 'I am not able at present and immediately to do with the levying of a tithe only, and abolishing the duties charged at the passes and in the markets.'
ㄑㄩˋ (2.2): 捨棄,抛棄。 Banish, discard.
Poverty and meanness are what men dislike. If it cannot be avoided in the proper way, they should not be avoided.
But now it is the Middle Kingdom that we live in. To banish the relationships of men, and have no superior men - how can such a state of things be thought of?
ㄑㄩˋ (3): 損失,失去。 Lose, cease to possess.
ㄑㄩˋ (4): 距,距離。 Distance, separation.
Then, Zhou was removed from Wu Ding by no great interval of time. There were still remaining some of the ancient families and of the old manners, of the influence also which had emanated from the earlier sovereigns, and of their good government.
ㄑㄩˋ (5.1): 過去的。 Previous, past.
ㄑㄩˋ (5.2): 後,以後。 Later, after.
ㄐㄩˇ (6): 「弆」的古字:收藏。 Collect, keep.
ㄑㄩ (6): 通「驅」:驅逐。 Expel.
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