guò past

Made up of [ chuò walking radical 162, cùn unit of length; inch; thumb radical 41]
Alternative traditional form of character:

Note

Can be thought of as gentle time progression - walking an inch
Number of strokes: 6

Related characters


Also uses chuò component: biān (side) dào (road) hái (still) jìn (near) jìn (to advance) liáo (distant) mí (riddle) mí (to bewilder) tōng (open) yíng (welcome) yuǎn (far) yùn (to move) zhè (this)
Also uses cùn component: dé (get) duì (right) fēng (to confer) shè (to shoot) shí (time) shù (tree) sì (Buddhist temple)

Different tone

guō (pot) guó (country) guǒ (fruit)

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Pronunciation

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stroke order for 过
Stroke order for character 过, kindly provided under Wikimedia creative commons license

Proverbs

八仙过海,各显神通 bā xiān guò hǎi, gè xiǎn shén tōng Everyone has their own special skills to contribute
过河拆桥 guò hé chāi qiáo Not showing due consideration for others
雨过天晴 yǔ guò tiān qíng Things are improving. Hope for the future
子不教父之过 zǐ bù jiào fù zhī guò Parents are responsible for their children's education
double happiness

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