gèng more; even more; further

Made up of [ yuē to speak; to say radical 73]

Note

The character is listed under the 'tongue' radical but that element is lost in the modern form
Number of strokes 7

Related characters


Using yuē : hé (why)

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Pronunciation

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kǔ bitter; hardship; pain

Made up of [ cǎo grass; herb radical 140, gǔ ancient]

Origin

'Gu' provides the rough phonetic, the 'grass' radical suggests the meaning
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