gū paternal aunt; husband's sister; nun

Made up of [ female; woman radical 38, ancient ]

Note

The female radical suggests a woman and 'gu' (ancient) is the phonetic
Number of strokes: 8

Related characters


Also uses component: ǎi (low) ān (peace) fù (woman) hǎo (good) hūn (to marry) jiě (elder sister) lóu (multi-story building) mā (mother) mèi (younger sister) nǎi (milk) rú (as) shǐ (to begin) tā (she) xìng (surname) yào (want)
Also uses component: gù (hard) gù (happening) gū (estimate) hú (lake) kè (to be able to) kǔ (bitter)

Sounds same

gū (estimate)

Different tone

gǔ (ancient) gǔ (valley) gù (happening) gù (hard)

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