dǎo island

Made up of [ shān mountain radical 46, niǎo bird radical 196]
Alternative traditional form of character:

Note

Combines 'island' and 'bird' giving the impression of where sea birds nest
Number of strokes: 7

Related characters


Also uses shān component: àn (bank) huī (emblem) suì (year)
Also uses niǎo component: jī (fowl) wū (crow) yā (duck)

Sounds same

dǎo (fall)

Different tone

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

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Pronunciation

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Cities

秦皇岛 Qinhuangdao, Hebei
葫芦岛 Huludao, Liaoning
青岛 Qingdao, Shandong

Phrases

青岛 qīng dǎo Qingdao

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