Man + child + hands = ?

Children’s series 子

保, bǎo, defend, protect. An ancient spelling shows two hands carrying the child, and a adult next to it. The idea is the protection of a adult.

保 low Chinese character protect ancient spelling

The character 保 can be found in 保证, bǎo zhèng, guarantee, insurance or 保险, bǎo xiǎn, insurance.

Articles on characters, classified by key:
Radical arrow 矢
Radical child 子
Radical eye 目
Radical illness 疒
Radical 巳

23 July 2020

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