gān pole

Made up of [ wood; wooden radical 75, gàn do; shield; to concern radical 51]

Note

The wood radical gives the idea of something wooden, the second part is the phonetic 'gan'
Number of strokes: 7

Related characters


Also uses component: bǎn (board) bēi (cup) běn (root) cài (vegetable) cǎi (color) chá (tea) chuáng (bed) guǒ (fruit) jī (machine) jìn (to prohibit) jìn (to prohibit) jú (tangerine) kē (of plants) lái (arrive) lǐ (plum) lí (pear) lín (forest) lóu (multi-story building) qí (board game) qín (Qin) qīn (parent) shù (method) shù (tree) song (Song) tiáo (strip) wèi (not yet) xián (to stay idle) xiāng (each other) xiào (school) yǐ (chair) zhí (to plant) zhī (branch) zhuō (table)
Also uses gàn component: àn (bank) gǎn (to overtake) gān (liver) hàn (perspiration) kān (to print) nián (year)

Sounds same

gān (pleasant) gān (liver)

Different tone

gǎn (to overtake) gàn (do)

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Pronunciation

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Chinese proverb

Proverb

卵击
Yǐ luǎn tóu shí [yi luan tou shi]
use egg strike stone
Try to smash a stone with an egg
Overrate strength and be defeated. An ill-judged contest
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