guī tortoise; turtle


Alternative traditional form of character:

Note

A simplified picture of a tortoise, the simplified form has a head, shell and tail, the traditional form has two legs
Number of strokes 7

Sounds same

guī (to return) guī (jade tablet)

Different tone

guǐ (ghost) guì (precious)

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Also

guī tortoise

Mandarin Chinese: The Rough Guide Phrasebook

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