Character Contained In References Comments
 Simplified  Traditional  Ancient forms  Archaic forms
   traditional form

Variants

Phonetic

Semantic

Apparent
     ⿳⺈⿵
Mandarin
huan4
English
Definitions
excellent; surname; be numerous; brilliant
Mnemonic
A person outside a cave (probably originally hearth – compare ) who holds something up with his hands
Etymology
Notes
Long is considered an abbreviated phonetic for this character but this seems unlikely considering the early pronunciations were quite different; likely this character had two meanings: to exchange (compare ) and brilliant (see )