Discuss the Chinese language.
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The right part of 鱗 is a phonetic. The 'rice' part is actually 炎.suziefox wrote:Ni hao!
Would someone please tell me what the bottom-right component of 鳞 is and means?
Also, how does the etymology of 鳞 work? The 'fish' part is obvious. How does the 'rice ' fit in. And of course, the unknown component.
The etymology for 粦http://www.internationalscientific.org/Etymolo ... =Etymology