dǎo fall; topple; upside down

Made up of [ rén Person (radical) radical 9, dào arrive; reach ]
Number of strokes: 8

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Also uses rén component: bǐng (both) chàng (to initiate) dài (replace) dàn (but) 仿 fǎng (to imitate) fèn (portion) gōng (to provide) gū (estimate) hé (what) hòu (wait) huà (to make into) huá (splendid) huā (flower) jiàn (healthy) liǎng (pair) mén (s) nǐ (you) rén (humane) shén (what) tā (he) wèi (position) yè (night) 亿 yì (100,000,000) zhí (value) zhù (to live) zhuàn (biography) zuò (to do)

Sounds same

dǎo (island)

Different tone

dāo (knife) dāo (knife (radical)) dào (arrive) dào (road)

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Pronunciation

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Proverbs

倒戈相向 daǒ gē xiāng xiàng Betray one's own side
树倒猢狲散 shù daǒ hú sūn sàn An organization needs a strong leader. Chaos results when a leader is deposed
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