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Chinese Characters [Chinesische Schriftzeichen]

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[1] [gong] work, worker / skill, profession / trade, craft, labor
[2] [shang] above, over / (adj) above, higher / on, above, upper / first
[3] [ren] humane / kernel / benevolence [Güte, Mildtätigkeit] *
[4] [zhan] to observe, to divine [prophezeien, aufspüren]
[5] [er] two, [Beijing dialect] stupid
[6] [yue] moon, month, monthly

* Confucius used this character to refer to the fullness of humanity that can only be achived in a relationship between two persons


Books

James W. Heisig and Timothy W. Richardson at University Of Hawai'i Press. James W. Heisig is professor and permanent research fellow at the Nanzan Institute for Religion and Culture in Nagoya, Japan. Timothy W. Richardson is associate professor and coordinator of world language instruction at Brigham Young University Hawaii.
Remembering Traditional Hanzi 1: How Not to Forget the Meaning and Writing of Chinese Characters (2008)
Remembering Traditional Hanzi 2: How Not to Forget the Meaning and Writing of Chinese Characters (2012)
Remembering Simplified Hanzi 1: How Not to Forget the Meaning and Writing of Chinese Characters (2008)
Remembering Simplified Hanzi 2: How Not to Forget the Meaning and Writing of Chinese Characters (2012)

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