Character Contained In References Comments
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   traditional formhandwritten form

Variants

Phonetic

Semantic

Apparent
Mandarin
cun4
English
Definitions
inch; a unit of length; Chinese inch; thumb; rad. no. 41; small; thumb.inch (English); tiny
Etymology
Notes
A hand with a line (now just a dot) indicating the thumb; suggests measuring something using thumb and forefinger; in composition often this character will appear where originally there was just a hand