fǎ law; standard

Made up of [ shuǐ water radical 85, go ]

Note

The presence of 'water' and 'depart' element gives the concept of good law washing away dirt

Related characters


Using shuǐ : jiǔ (wine) hǎi (sea) mǎn (to fill) zé (pool) zhì (to rule) qiǎn (shallow) hàn (perspiration) méi (have not) qīng (clear) pào (bubble) hóng (flood) gǎng (harbor) qì (steam)

Different tone

fā (to send out) fà (hair)

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Pronunciation

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

Phrases

法国 fǎ guó France
Chinese proverb

Proverb

Shú néng shēng qiǎo [shu neng sheng qiao]
mature can produce skill
Learning a skill from long experience
With practice one can learn the skill
Practice makes perfect

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