gǎng harbor

Made up of [ shuǐ water radical 85, gòng common; general , snake; 6th earthly branch and zodiac element radical 49]

Note

The water radical helps identify as a harbor, the second component mean 'a lane' and rough phonetic
Number of strokes: 12

Related characters


Also uses shuǐ component: fǎ (law) hǎi (sea) hàn (chinese) hàn (perspiration) hé (river) hóng (flood) hú (lake) jiāng (river) jīn (ferry crossing) jiǔ (wine) mǎn (to fill) méi (have not) pào (bubble) qì (steam) qiǎn (shallow) qīng (clear) xǐ (to wash) yǎn (to develop) yú (fishing) zé (pool) zhì (to rule) zhōu (region)
Also uses gòng component: gōng (to provide) hóng (flood)
Also uses component: bāo (to cover) yì (different)

Different tone

gāng (ridge) gāng (hard) gāng (guiding principle)

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Pronunciation

Sound file kindly provided by shtooka.net under a Creative Commons Attribution Share Alike License

Provinces

香港 Hong Kong

Cities

张家港 Zhangjiagang, Jiangsu
连云港 Lianyungang, Jiangsu
香港 Hong Kong City, Hong Kong

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