Component 戈 dagger-axe, halberd

戈,  a pictographic character of a dagger-axe or halberd, serves as semantic component to form characters. 戈 mainly appears in ideographs e.g. 戊 戌 我 成 戍 或 伐 戕 戎 戒 戡 截 etc or phono-semantic compounds of left-right structure, e.g. 战, 戡, etc to express something related to weapons, war or killing.  Continue reading “Component 戈 dagger-axe, halberd”