冈 gāng ridge; mound
Made up of [冂 jiōng
Alternative traditional form
of character: 岡
NoteOriginally there was a mountain within the box now it is a cross mark. Used mainly as a phonetic in other characters
Number of strokes 4
Using 冂 jiōng
: 丽 lì (beautiful) 尚 shàng (still) 见 jiàn (see)
Sounds same刚 gāng (hard)
纲 gāng (guiding principle)
Different tone港 gǎng (harbor)
港 gǎng (harbor)
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