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

Variants

Phonetic

Semantic

Apparent
Mandarin
xi1
English
Definitions
west(ern); Spain; occident; westward
Etymology
Notes
Pictograph: said to be a bird’s nest; seal character shows bird above; archaic form may have been a package of something from the West (compare archaic form of ); archaic form of is identical but with dots added