bǐ pen; brush

Made up of [ zhú bamboo radical 118, máo hair; fur; coin denomination radical 82]
Alternative traditional form of character:

Note

A combination of bamboo and hair to represent the traditional hair brush with a bamboo shaft. The traditional form had 'hand' instead of 'hair'
Number of strokes 10

Related characters


Using zhú : suàn (calculate) xiào (smile)

Sounds same

bǐ (spoon)

Different tone



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Pronunciation

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