Kinderhilfe #136

John Bjarne Grover


Ich schlafe in einem Boote.
Das dünne Boden-Holz
knirscht wegen dieses Flotte
Unterwellen Golds.

Da kommt es eine Rüste
zu meinem tiefen Grunde,
sich dreht und geht. Du küßte
mich auf dem roten Munde.

                            15.04.11




This is in 'Der Dornenstrauch' relative enumeration #136, absolute #225, which means mirror absolute 429-225 = #204 which is relative enumeration #115.

11/6-21: Chinese Kangxi radical #204 = chinese sign ⿋ = 'ZHI' which means 'embroidery', 'to do needlework'

See the Shang and Western Zhou historical forms of the character





Source (in addition to the internet 'wiktionary'):

Mathews, R.H.: Chinese-English Dictionary. (A Chinese-English Dictionary Compiled for the China Inland Mission by R.H.Mathews, Shanghai: China Inland Mission and Presbyterian Mission Press, 1931). Revised american edition 1943. Harvard University Press, Cambridge, Massachusetts.





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