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

Variants

Phonetic

Semantic

Apparent
      ⿱⿰⺼
Mandarin
ji4, zhai4
English
Definitions
offer sacrifice; surname; sacrifice to; worship
Mnemonic
A hand offering meat in order to receive a revelation
Etymology
Notes
Originally a hand sprinkling a sacrifice on a small altar ; later the sacrifice was changed to meat ; finally omen was added to show the result of the sacrifice