hán cold; poor; to tremble

Made up of [ mián roof radical 40]

Related characters


Using mián : ān (peace) tā (it) bǎo (jewel) fù (rich) shí (real) zāi (disaster) zì (letter) gōng (palace) song (Song) yuàn (courtyard) yí (proper) kè (customer) xué (cave) róng (to hold) jiā (house) guān (official) dìng (to set)

Different tone

hàn (chinese) hàn (perspiration)

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Pronunciation

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Proverbs

冰冻三尺,非一日之寒 bīng dòng sān chǐ, fēi yí rì zhī hán Everything comes to him who waits

Also

寒食节 hán shí jié Cold Food Festival

wéi to preserve; to maintain; to hold together

Made up of [ sī silk radical 120, zhuī short-tailed bird; dove radical 172]

Origin

Composed of 'silk' and 'bird' suggesting a silken thread tied to a bird's leg to 'preserve' or 'maintain' it securely
Full information for
Chinese proverb

Proverb

Tóu tóu shì daò [tou tou shi dao]
head head correct way
Thinking carefully about the way to proceed
Logically and rigorously argued
There's many a slip 'twixt cup and lip
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