ān peace

Made up of [ mián roof radical 40, female; woman radical 38]


Picture of woman under a roof, denoting domestic harmony

Related characters

Using mián : tā (it) bǎo (jewel) fù (rich) hán (cold) shí (real) zāi (disaster) zì (letter) gōng (palace) song (Song) yuàn (courtyard) yí (proper) kè (customer) xué (cave) róng (to hold) jiā (house) guān (official) dìng (to set)
Using : hǎo (good) nǚ (woman) tā (she) jiě (elder sister) fù (woman) mèi (younger sister) rú (as) shǐ (to begin) mā (mother) nǎi (milk) ǎi (low) yào (want) gū (paternal aunt) xìng (surname) lóu (multi-story building)

Different tone

àn (bank)

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stroke order for 安
Stroke order for character 安, kindly provided under Wikimedia creative commons license


安徽 Anhui


安庆 Anqing, Anhui
六安 Lu'an, Anhui
安阳 Anyang, Henan
淮安 Huai'an, Jiangsu
泰安 Tai'an, Shandong
西安 Xi'an, Shaanxi
延安 Yan'an, Shaanxi
广安 Guang'an, Sichuan
南安 Nan'an, Fujian


安居乐业 ān jū lè yè Wishing you well in a new home
塞翁失马,安知非福 sài wēng shī mǎ, ān zhī fēi fú A setback may turn out to be a blessing in disguise.


天安门 tiān ān mén Tiananmen Square


天安门广场 Tiānānmén Guǎngchǎng Tiananmen Square
double happiness

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