mèn (悗)

this character is obsolete and both its meaning and pronunciation are rather obscure; dictionary references indicate it may also be pronounced: mán, or měn. The character, 悗, may be taken as a simple contraction of “忄(心 xīn, heart) and 免 (miǎn), which is the pictogram of a running rabbit. This combination of images may signify that the heart/mind is scattered; research into other classical uses suggests mèn (悗) means “mindless (lacking heart), without intention, confused, or oppressed/vexed.”

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