different; other; hetero-

Made up of [ gǒng two hands radical 55, snake; 6th earthly branch and zodiac element radical 49]
Alternative traditional form of character:
Made with 6 strokes.
Ancient form is man, perhaps wearing a mask, holding up his arms. Possibly denotes someone giving deference to a 'different' class of person

Related characters

Also uses gǒng component: kāi (begin) 廿 niàn (twenty) suàn (calculate)
Also uses component: bāo (to cover) gǎng (harbor)

Sounds same

(easy) 亿 (100,000,000) (justice) (also) (city) (catch) (skill) (to recollect) (idea)

Different tone

(one) (doctor) (clothes) (clothes) (proper) (barbarians) (hidden) (to use) (chair) (already) (twist)

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同床异梦 tóng chuáng yì mèng Not everyone thinks the same
异曲同工 yì qǔ tóng gōng Different methods giving the same result. Different but equally satisfactory.