Kangxi Radical 78: 歹 dǎi Evil / Death

 ☜ Kangxi Radical 78: 歹 dǎi “evil” ☞


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Pīnyīn

歹 (歺) ~ dǎi ~ “evil” radical (78)
aka: death, decay, wicked, Kangxi Radical Death
歹 ~ dǎi ~ evil, wicked
• Not to be confused with: 夕 ~ “evening” (36)

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Kangxi Radical 73: 曰 yuē Say

 ☜ Kangxi Radical 73: 曰 yuē “say” ☞


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Pīnyīn

曰 ~ yuē~ “say” radical (73)
aka: Kangxi Radical Say
曰 ~ yuē ~ to speak, to say



• Note: As a component 曰 (say) can look just like 日 (sun).
Example:
– 喝 ~ hē ~ to drink, to shout (a command)
– 喝 ~ hè ~ to shout loudly


曰 ~ zǐ yuē ~ ‘Confucius says:’
号曰 [號曰] ~ hào yuē ~ to be named, named
诗曰 [詩曰] ~ shī yuē ~ ‘a poem goes:’


 

Kangxi Radical 99: 甘 gān Sweet

Kangxi Radical 99: 甘 gān “sweet” ☞


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Pīnyīn

甘 ~ gān ~ “sweet” radical (99)
aka: Kangxi Radical Sweet
甘 ~ gān ~ sweet, willing
甘 ~ Gān ~ surname Gan
甘 ~ Gān ~ abbr. for: 甘肃省 ~ Gānsù shěng ~ Gansu Province Continue reading

Kangxi Radical 144: 行 xíng Walk Enclosure

 ☜ Kangxi Radical 144: 行 xíng “walk enclosure” ☞


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Pīnyīn

行 ~ xíng ~ “walk enclosure” radical (144)
aka: Kangxi Radical Walk Enclosure
行 ~ xíng ~ to walk, to go, OK!
行 ~ xìng ~ behaviour, conduct
行 ~ háng ~ row, series, profession
行 ~ hàng ~ woods
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