s3: 八

八人贝页欠夫失央火大太头夹夭天矢龰之

This page is part of a shape-based index system that is designed to simplify the process of looking up Chinese characters.

Characters included on this page all end with an element that is based on the 八-shape.

Characters on this page are subdivided into the following groups shape based derivatives:
八, 人, 贝, 页, 欠, 夫, 失, 央, 火, 大, 太, 头, 夹, 夭, 天, 矢, 龰, 之

All of the above derivatives are based on the 八 shape.

This particular index, the s3 index includes 12 pages, each associated with a particular final element.

Alternative shape-based lookup indexes include:

  • The c1s index which includes characters sorted by initial element of the characters cangjie input code. There are 24 different initials, each with a varying number of derivatives.
    • The s1 index which includes characters sorted by their initial shape element. There are 12 Shapes, each with up to 16 sub-shapes.

    Note that the S1, C1S and S3 indexes are all focused on Simplified Chinese characters. You can access all three of these indexes at the top of this page.

    For indexes for Traditional Chinese characters and to pages that include Traditional Chinese characters and their simplified counterparts, check out the Menu at the bottom of this page.