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甲骨文
Simplified 甲骨文
Traditional 甲骨文
Pin Yin
jia3 gu3 wen2
English
  • oracle script
  • oracle bone inscriptions (an early form of Chinese script)
Examples:
1. 甲骨文是指以龟腹甲和兽骨为材料,用刀刻写的文字。甲骨文是世界上最古老的书写文字符号之一。
"Jiaguwen refers to shell and bone writing, they form one of the most ancient written languages in the world."
2. 甲骨文的大多数笔划和字形很不固定,不过,甲骨文的结构已表现出从简单到合成结构的变化过程。
"Most of the characters' strokes and elements do not form fixed patterns, but their structures show a development from simple to compound form."
3. 花旗银行、大陆航空、通用电气等蓝筹股以及微软、英特尔、思科、甲骨文、戴尔、太阳微电子等科技类均告下跌。
Blue chips, Citibank, Continental Airlines, General Electric etc., and tech stocks, Microsoft, Intel, Cisco, Oracle, Dell and Sun Microsystem etc., all closed lower.
4. 甲骨文经过几千年的沉睡,直到清代光绪二十五年才被发现。
Examples of shell and bone writing were not found until Emperor Guangxu's reign during the Qing Dynasty (1644-1911), thousands of years after they were made.
5. 甲骨文还被用来记录历史事件、皇家活动、
Oracle bones also record historical events, royal activities,
6. 注册一个免费的甲骨文网站帐户。
Register for a free Oracle Web account.
7. 早在3000多年前,中国的甲骨文和金文中就有了“和”字。
The character of harmony appeared in inscriptions on tortoise shells and bronze found in China more than 3,000 years ago.
8. 而现在,这些刻有字的骨头就是所谓的甲骨文
The inscribed bones are known today as oracle bones.
9. 这位教授能解释出甲骨文的含义。
The professor is able to draw out the meaning of inscriptions on bones or tortoise shells