chāng prosperous; flourishing

Made up of [ sun; day radical 72]

Note

Shows sun over a breathing mouth suggesting contentment
Number of strokes 8

Related characters


Using : míng (bright) shì (is) xiāng (fragrant) chūn (spring) mò (do not) shǔ (heat) zhě (in process of) zhuō (table) qíng (clear sky) jiàn (gap) bái (bright) jǐng (bright) céng (once) yīn (sound) jiù (old) zuì (most) yì (easy) zuó (previous) dàn (dawn) zǎo (early) wǎn (evening) shí (time)

Different tone

cháng (long) cháng (always) chǎng (cliff) chàng (to sing) chàng (to initiate)

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Cities

宜昌 Yichang, Hubei
南昌 Nanchang, Jiangxi
许昌 Xuchang, Henan
Lotus

Lotus

Culture

The lotus is an emblem with strong Buddhist links. As the plant grows in mud and muck and yet produces a pure white flower it is considered a metaphor for favorable transformation.
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