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This image is part of the Ancient Chinese characters project (古漢字-Anciens Hanzi), a project to create a complete set of SVG images depicting ancient Chinese characters. Help is welcome (Tutorial).


This 鬼-bronze.svg image depicting the character 鬼 (Traditional Kangxi Radical 194 鬼 + 4) in the bronze script (see wiktionary : en, fr, ja, zh).

Date See the date of uploads shown in the "File history" section.
Source Available Ancient Chinese Character sources : Sinica Database - Chinese Etymology - Multi-function Chinese Character Database - Chinese Text Project - Chinese Linguipedia
For this picture see's data: see 33.E712 image on 鬼's page.
Note : 鬼作父丙壺 (mid Western Zhou)
Author Digital file creation : see contributor name shown in the "File history" section.
(Reusing this file)

This is a public domain picture of an ancient script. Attribution is not required but appreciated.
Picture from Sinica Database is under CC0 1.0 Universal Public Domain Dedication (see About Sinica Database).

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The person who associated a work with this deed has dedicated the work to the public domain by waiving all of their rights to the work worldwide under copyright law, including all related and neighboring rights, to the extent allowed by law. You can copy, modify, distribute and perform the work, even for commercial purposes, all without asking permission.

Other versions

Other SVG script already available:
鬼-oracle.svg -- Shang Oracle script;
<This image> -- Western Zhou Bronzeware script;
鬼-seal.svg -- Shuowen Seal script;鬼-bigseal.svg -- Liushutong script.

SVG development
This ancient Chinese character was created with Inkscape.


Public domain
This image is in the public domain because it is a SVG representation of an ancient script.

The script itself predates the modern concept of copyright, and the creator of this image has released (or hereby releases) into the public domain any copyright generated by the making of the file (and grants an unconditional license to anyone, for any jurisdictions in which public-domain release is not legal). This applies internationally and for any purpose.

Attribution is not required but appreciated.

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Example: the Chinese character 龍/龙 in seal script

File history

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