Flaming in Heat in Chinese Kanji: Debunking Confusion

Examples of some entries: The Chinese glyph meaning "flame, in heat" is 火. When the element "犭" (animal, swine, dog) is added, the resulting glyph means "barbarian, berserker, low-ranking government employee" (狄). Combined with "head and neck exposed, in danger" (⺈) and "a long time, since long ago" (旧), the meaning becomes "lust, passion" (焔). More than 700 glyphs are analyzed. More

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