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Chinese Text Project

U+6216

Seal script

Jinwen

Jianbo
𢈿
Semantic variant

Radical:+ 4 strokes = 8 strokes total.
References:Guangyun: p.530#34 Kangxi: p.412#18 Cihai: p.552r5c01 GSR: 929.a Hanyu: v2,p1402#08
Composition:Component of: 𠜻 𪜗 𡌳 𢃎 𢃤 𢈿 𡿿 𢒖 𬌶 𬪇 𬱿 [More]
Mandarin:huò ㄏㄨㄛˋ ㄩˋ
Cantonese:waak6
Tang reconstruction:*huək
Shuowen:戈部》或:邦也。从囗从戈,以守一。一,地也。
Guangyun:廣韻·入聲··》或:不定也,疑也。胡國切,五。
Kangxi:康熙字典·戈部·》或:〔古文〕𢈿《集韻》越逼切,音閾。《說文》邦也。从口从戈,以守一。一,地也。通作域。又《廣韻》胡國切《集韻》《韻會》《正韻》穫北切,𠀤音惑。疑也。凡或人或曰皆闕疑之辭。《易·乾卦》或躍在淵。《朱子·本義》疑而未定之辭。又與惑通。怪也。《孟子》無或乎王之不智也。◎按六書有假借,或本是邦或字,借爲疑或字,後人加土爲域,加心爲惑。而於或字,止作或人或曰之用,幷其本義而忘之矣。
Fanqie:胡國 (《廣韻·入聲··》)
Unihan definition:or, either, else; perhaps, maybe

CTP Dictionary


huò ㄏㄨㄛˋ (1): 代詞:代人或事物:有的,有人。 Pronoun: some, someone, something.
墨子·小取》:也者,不盡也。
"Some" is not all.
論語·為政》:謂孔子曰:「子奚不為政?」
Some one addressed Confucius, saying, "Sir, why are you not engaged in the government?"
孟子·梁惠王上》:百步而後止,五十步而後止。
Some run a hundred paces and stop; some run fifty paces and stop.
莊子·山木》:曰:『為其布與?』
If it be asked, "Was it because of the market value of the child?"
史記·殷本紀》:曰,伊尹處士,湯使人聘迎之,五反然後肯往從湯,言素王及九主之事。
Some say that when Yiyin was living in retirement Tang sent five times to invite him to a meeting before he would obey him, and talk about matters connected with the guileless king and the nine rulers.
禮記·檀弓上》:曰:「大功,誦可也。」
Some one has said, 'It is permissible during that time to croon over the words (of the pieces).'
huò ㄏㄨㄛˋ (2): 有。 Have.
史記·高祖本紀》:聞之,語酈將軍。
huò ㄏㄨㄛˋ (3): 有時。 Sometimes.
史記·封禪書》:其神歲不至,歲數來,來也常以夜,光輝若流星,從東南來集于祠城,則若雄雞,其聲殷雲,野雞夜雊。
huò ㄏㄨㄛˋ (4): 又。 Again.
詩經·賓之初筵》:既立之監、佐之史。
An inspector is appointed, With a recorder to assist him.
huò ㄏㄨㄛˋ (5): 或者,也許。 Either, perhaps.
墨子·經說上》:始:時有久,無久,始當無久。
Of times of a movement, there is one which has duration and one without duration. The commencement is plumb with the one without duration.
周易·繫辭上》:子曰:「君子之道,處,語,二人同心,其利斷金。」
huò ㄏㄨㄛˋ (6): 語氣助詞。 Expressive particle.
詩經·天保》:如松柏之茂、無不爾承。
Like the luxuriance of the fir and the cypress; - May such be thy succeeding line!
huò ㄏㄨㄛˋ (7): 通「惑」:迷惑。 Confuse, be at a loss.
戰國策》:今大王與秦伐韓而益近秦,臣甚之,而王弗識也,則不明矣。

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