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U+6B23

Seal script

Alternate form
Semantic variant

Radical:+ 4 strokes = 8 strokes total.
References:Guangyun: p.112#15 Kangxi: p.566#04 Cihai: p.729r3c01 GSR: 443.i Hanyu: v3,p2135#12
Composition:Left: , right: . Compositionally related: 𭤠 . Component of: 𪡗 𢜛 𦜓 𦲽 𭦡 𣔙 𤊑 𤷓 𪾯 𬢀 𮛧
Mandarin:xīn ㄒㄧㄣ
Cantonese:jan1
Tang reconstruction:xiən
Shuowen:欠部》欣:笑喜也。从欠斤声。
Guangyun:广韵·上平声··》欣:喜也,亦州名本汉阳曲县地隋置欣州因欣口爲名。许斤切,六。
Kangxi:康熙字典·欠部·》欣:《唐韵》《集韵》《韵会》《正韵》𠀤许斤切,音欣。《说文》笑喜也。《礼·月令》庆赐遂行,无不欣说。《周语》事神保民,莫不欣喜。又欣欣,亦喜貌。《楚辞·九歌》君欣欣兮乐康。《陶潜·归去来辞》木欣欣以向荣。亦作欣。《前汉·贾山传》天下欣欣,将兴尧舜之道。又作忻。《史记·管晏传赞》爲之执鞭,所忻慕焉。又兽有力之名。《尔雅·释兽》兔绝有力,欣。牛绝有力,欣犌。又州名。《广韵》本汉阳曲县地,隋置欣州,因欣口爲名。又姓。见《奇姓通》。又叶虚言切,音轩。《陆云·赠顾尚书诗》华英已曜,馀光难延。会浅别速,哀以绍欣。《集韵》或作俽、惞。
Fanqie:许斤 (《广韵·上平声··》)
Unihan definition:happy, joyous, delighted

Example usage

孟子·梁惠王下》:今王鼓乐于此,百姓闻王钟鼓之声,管龠之音,举然有喜色而相告曰:‘吾王庶几无疾病与?’
Now, your Majesty is having music here. The people hear the noise of your bells and drums, and the notes of your fifes and pipes, and they all, delighted, and with joyful looks, say to one another, "That sounds as if our king were free from all sickness!"
礼记·月令》:庆赐遂行,无不说。
Congratulations and gifts proceed, and all are joyful and pleased.
墨子·耕柱》:子墨子曰:“譬若筑墙然,能筑者筑,能实壤者实壤,能,然后墙成也。”
Mozi said: It is like the building of a wall. Let those who can lay the bricks lay the bricks, let those who can fill in the mortar fill in the mortar, and let those who can carry up the material carry up the material. Then the wall can be completed.
庄子·在宥》:昔尧之治天下也,使天下焉人乐其性,是不恬也。
Formerly, Yao's government of the world made men look joyful; but when they have this joy in their nature, there is a want of its (proper) placidity.
诗经·凫鷖》:旨酒、燔炙芬芬、公尸燕饮、无有后艰。
Your fine spirits are delicious, Your flesh, roast and broiled, is fragrant; The personators of your ancestors feast and drink; - No troubles shall be theirs after this.
荀子·大略》:不时宜,不敬文,不驩,虽指非礼也
说苑·善说》:孙卿曰:“夫谈说之术,齐庄以立之,端诚以处之,坚强以持之,譬称以谕之,分别以明之,欢愤满以送之,宝之珍之,贵之神之,如是则说常无不行矣。”
韩诗外传·卷六》:见人有善,然乐之。
大戴礼记》:微谏不倦,听从而不怠,欢忠信,咎故不生,可谓孝矣。
白虎通德论》:月令》曰:“孟夏之月行赏,封诸侯,庆赐,无不悦。”
新书·道术》:熏可安谓之熅,反熅为鸷。
新序·善谋下》:且三秦王为秦将,将秦子弟数岁,所杀亡不可胜计,又欺其众降诸侯至新安,项王诈坑秦降卒二十馀万人,唯独邯、、翳脱,秦父兄怨此三人,痛入骨髓。
孔子家语·六本》:有顷乃苏,然而起,进于曾晢曰:“向也参得罪于大人,大人用力教参,得无疾乎?”
论衡·骨相》:子贡以告孔子,孔子然笑曰:“形状未也,如丧家狗,然哉!”
风俗通义·叶令祠》:谨按:《春秋左氏传》:叶公子高姓沈名诸梁,古者,令曰公,忠于社稷,惠恤万民,方城之外,莫不戴。
孔丛子·儒服》:平原君然曰:“吾不戏子,无所闻、此雅言也。”
忠经·扬圣章》:己获奉斯君。
蔡中郎集》:唯休和之盛代,男女得乎年齿,婚婣协而莫违,播之繁祉。
列子·周穆王》:儒生然告其子曰:“疾可已也。”
鶡冠子·王鈇》:足以相助,𠏄谍足以相止,安平相驯,军旅相保,夜战则足以相信,昼战则足以相配,入以禁暴,出正无道,是以其兵能横行诛伐而莫之敢御。
文子·精诚》:积惠重货,使万民,人乐其生者,仁也。
老子河上公章句》:中士闻道,治身以长存,治国以太平,然而存之,退见财色荣誉,惑于情欲,而复亡之也。
韩非子·解老》:仁者,谓其中心然爱人也。
管子·禁藏》:游虞足以发欢,棺椁足以朽骨,衣衾足以朽肉,坟墓足以道记。
淮南子·时则训》:择下旬吉日,大合药,致欢
吕氏春秋·大乐》:大乐,君臣父子长少之所欢而说也。
史记·周本纪》:至于文王、武王,昭前之光明而加之以慈和,事神保民,无不喜。
春秋左传》:曹人使公子负刍守,使公子时逆曹伯之丧,秋,负刍杀其大子而自立也,诸侯乃请讨之,晋人以其役之劳,请俟他年,冬,葬曹宣公,既葬,子臧将亡,国人皆将从之,成公乃惧,告罪,且请焉,乃反而致其邑。
逸周书·明堂解》:大维商纣暴虐,脯鬼侯以享诸侯,天下患之,四海兆民,戴文武。
国语·晋语二》:君若惠顾社稷,不忘先君之好,辱收其逋迁裔胄而建立之,以主其祭祀,且镇抚其国家及其民人,虽四邻诸侯之闻之也,其谁不儆惧于君之威,而喜于君之德?
越绝书》:此时天地暴清,日月一明,弟子然,相与太平。
盐铁论·崇礼》:目睹威仪干戚之容,耳听清歌雅、颂之声,心充至德,然以归,此四夷所以慕义内附,非重译狄鞮来观猛兽熊罴也。
汉书·扬雄传上》:风傱傱而扶辖兮,鸾凤纷其御蕤,梁弱水之濎濴兮,蹑不周之逶蛇,想西王母然而上寿兮,屏玉女而却虙妃。
前汉纪》:令大司马曹咎长史守成皋。
东观汉记·张酺》:父来,适会正腊,公卿罢朝,俱贺岁,奉酒上酺父寿,极醼,莫不嘉其荣也。
后汉书》:前者黜退,欢受之。
楚辞·东皇太一》:五音纷兮繁会,君兮乐康。
焦氏易林·讼之》:舞蹈跃,欢乐受福。
说文解字·欠部》::笑喜也。
尔雅·释诂》:怡,怿,悦,,衎,喜,愉,豫,恺,康,妉,般,乐也。
急就篇》:阎欢

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