Key 巳 sì (variant 己)
Get up 起 qǐ is composed of two characters ：walk 走 zǒu and our famous fetus 已 amputated by one stroke, as we saw in the previous article.
In the photo below, we see the first graphical representation of walking 走 zǒu on the right, which reminds us of a person walking:
The child first crawls on all fours, and to walk he must first learn to stand up. The idea is easy to remember!
The ancient spelling of 起 :
4 July 2020