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U+6C7A

Seal script

Semantic variant
Simplified character

Radical:+ 4 strokes = 7 strokes total.
References:Guangyun: p.492#22 p.492#45 Kangxi: p.609#03 Cihai: p.768r3c02 GSR: 312.b Hanyu: v3,p1574#03
Composition:Left: , right: . Component of: 𢭯 𦯊 𧻯 𪁠
Mandarin:jué ㄐㄩㄝˊ
Cantonese:kyut3
Shuowen:水部》決:行流也。从水从夬。廬江有決水,出於大別山。
Guangyun:廣韻·入聲··》決:莊子云決起而搶榆枋決小飛皃。
廣韻·入聲··》決:流行也,廬江有決水出大别山人斷也,破也,俗作决。
Kangxi:康熙字典·水部·》決:《廣韻》《集韻》《韻會》𠀤古穴切,音玦。水名。《水經》決水,出廬江雩婁縣南大別山。《注》俗名爲檀山峴,蓋大別之異名也。其水歷山委注而絡其縣,西北流逕蓼縣故城,灌水注之,故地理志曰:決水北注蓼入灌,灌水於蓼亦入決。又決決,北方水名。《山海經》龍侯之山,決決之水出焉,東流注于河。又行流也。《管子·君臣下篇》決之則行,塞之則止。《左傳·襄三十一年》不如小決使道。又斷也,判也。《禮·曲禮》夫禮者,所以定親疎,決嫌疑。又分爭辨訟,非禮不決。又以齒斷物亦曰決。《禮·曲禮》濡肉齒決,乾肉不齒決。《周禮·冬官考工記》梓人銳喙決吻。《疏》鳥乃喙長,決物食之時,以其近喙本決,故云決吻。決如字。又烏穴反。又開也。《儀禮·鄕射禮》袒決遂。《註》決猶闓也。以象骨爲之,著右大擘指,以鈎絃闓體也。闓音開。《·小雅》決拾旣佽。又絕也,與訣同。《前漢·蘇武傳》李陵與蘇武決去。《註》決,別也。又決曹,官名。主罪法者。《後漢·黃昌傳》習文法,仕郡爲決曹。又《廣韻》《集韻》《正韻》𠀤呼決切,音血。疾貌。一曰小飛也。與𦐍通。《莊子·逍遙遊》決起而飛,搶楡枋。決或作𦐍。又《集韻》苦穴切,音闋。與缺同。或从血作𧖫。亦作決。《史記·秦始皇紀》譬猶騁六驥過決𨻶也。又涓惠切,音桂。疾貌。《莊子·齊物論》麋鹿見之而決驟。《註》決,徐邈讀古惠反。
Fanqie:呼決 (《廣韻·入聲··》) 古穴 (《廣韻·入聲··》)
Unihan definition:decide, determine, judge

Example usage

孟子·盡心上》:放飯流歠,而問無齒,是之謂不知務。
To eat immoderately and swill down the soup, and at the same time to inquire about the precept not to tear the meat with the teeth; such things show what I call an ignorance of what is most important.
禮記·曲禮上》:分爭辨訟,非禮不
Nor can the clearing up of quarrels and discriminating in disputes be accomplished.
揚子法言》:或人啞爾笑曰:「須以發策抖。」
The other person snickered, saying: They should only be used for passing government exams and determining ranks.
墨子·小取》:夫辯者,將以明是非之分,審治亂之紀,明同異之處,察名實之理,處利害,嫌疑。
"Distinguishing" will be used to make clear the distinction between so and not-so; investigate the rules of order and chaos; make clear the locations of similarity and difference; examine the patterns of name and stuff; locate benefit and harm, and resolve doubts.
莊子·逍遙遊》:蜩與學鳩笑之曰:「我起而飛,槍1榆、枋,時則不至而控於地而已矣,奚以之九萬里而南為?」
A cicada and a little dove laughed at it, saying, 'We make an effort and fly towards an elm or sapanwood tree; and sometimes before we reach it, we can do no more but drop to the ground. Of what use is it for this (creature) to rise 90,000 li, and make for the South?'
商君書·禁使》:夫吏專制事於千里之外,十二月而計書以定,事以一歲別計,而主以一聽,見所疑焉,不可蔽,員不足。
For officials exert sole authority and take decisions a thousand li away (from the ruler). In the twelfth month, to confirm it, they make a report, in which the affairs of the whole year have separate entries; but as the ruler gives but one hearing, although he sees doubtful cases, he cannot determine whether an official is capable or otherwise....
孫子兵法·軍形》:勝者之戰民也,若積水于千仞之谿,形也。
The onrush of a conquering force is like the bursting of pent-up waters into a chasm a thousand fathoms deep.
史記·五帝本紀》:肇十有二州,川。
Shun instituted the division of the Empire into twelve provinces, and deepened the rivers.
荀子·成相》:九河,通十二渚,疏三江。
說苑·脩文》:知天道者冠鉥,知地道者履蹻,能治煩亂者佩觿,能射御者佩韘,能正三軍者搢笏。
春秋繁露·精華》:二主知皆足以知賢,而不,不能任。
韓詩外傳·卷一》:原憲楮冠黎杖而應門,正冠則纓絕,振襟則肘見,納履則踵
大戴禮記》:君子學必由其業,問必以其序,問而不,承閒觀色而復之,雖不說,亦不彊爭也。
白虎通德論·》:《鉤命》曰:「天子,爵稱也。」
新書·道術》:行善衷謂之清,反清為濁。
新序·善謀下》:歲餘,上欲廢太子,立戚氏夫人子趙王如意,大臣多爭,未能得堅者也。
中論·虛道》:過人,未足貴也。
孔子家語·致思》:罪定,臨當論刑,君愀然不樂,見君顏色,臣又知之。
潛夫論·潛歎》:故堯參鄉黨以得舜,文王參己以得呂尚,豈若殷辛、秦政,既得賢人,反滯於讎,誅殺正直,而進任姦臣之黨哉?
論衡·吉驗》:五人皆有寵,共王無適立,乃望祭山川,請神之。
太玄經·》:陽氣彊內而剛外,動而能有斷
風俗通義·六國》:當農桑之時,重為所煩勞,不舍鄉亭,止于棠樹之下,聽訟獄,百姓各得其所。
孔叢子·論勢》:竈突上,棟宇將焚,燕雀顏色不變,不知禍之將及己也。
素書·正道章》:行足以為儀表,智足以嫌疑,信可以使守約,廉可以使分財,此人之豪也。
新語·道基》:禹乃江䟽河,通之四瀆,致之於海,大小相引,高下相受,百川順流,各歸其所,然後人民得去高險,處平土。
蔡中郎集》:臣初罪,洛陽詔獄,生出牢戶,顧念元初中,故尚書郎張俊坐漏泄事,當服重刑。
列子·湯問》:孔子不能
鶡冠子·天則》:聖王者,有聽微疑之道,能屏讒,權實,逆淫辭,絕流語,去無用,杜絕朋黨之門,嫉妒之人,不得著明,非君子術數之士莫得當前。
文子·上德》:使倡吹竽,使工攝竅,雖中節,以可使,君形亡焉。
列仙傳·陶安公》:大雨,而安公騎之東南,上一城邑,數萬人眾共送視之,皆與辭云。
老子河上公章句》:夫唯不爭,壅之則止,之則流,聽從人也。
韓非子·初見秦》:然則是趙舉,趙舉則韓亡,韓亡則荊、魏不能獨立,荊、魏不能獨立則是一舉而壞韓、蠹魏、拔荊,東以弱齊、燕,白馬之口以沃魏氏,是一舉而三晉亡,從者敗也。
慎子·逸文》:治水者,茨防塞,九州四海,相似如一,學之於水,不學之于禹也。
管子·輕重丁》:管子對曰:「請以令瓁洛之水,通之杭莊之間。」
吳子·圖國》:不和於戰,不可以勝。
六韜·王翼》:謀士五人:主圖安危,慮未萌,論行能,明賞罰,授官位,嫌疑,定可否。
司馬法·嚴位》:以智
尉繚子·兵談》:兵如總木,弩如羊角,人人無不騰陵張膽,絕乎疑慮,堂堂而去。
三略·上略》:戰如風發,攻如河,故其眾可望而不可當,可下而不可勝。
九章算術·均輸》:今皆之,問幾何日滿池?
淮南子·兵略訓》:知土地之宜,羽險隘之利,明奇正之變,察行陳解贖之數,維枹綰而鼓之,白刃合,流矢接,涉血屬腸,輿死扶傷,流血千里,暴骸盈場,乃以勝,此用兵之下也。

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