候 hòu wait
Made up of [亻 rén
radical 9, 矢 shǐ
arrow; to vow
Number of strokes 10
Using 亻 rén
: 他 tā (he) 花 huā (flower) 们 mén (s) 何 hé (what) 化 huà (to make into) 位 wèi (position) 夜 yè (night) 传 zhuàn (biography) 作 zuò (to do) 代 dài (replace) 亿 yì (100,000,000) 你 nǐ (you) 住 zhù (to live) 份 fèn (portion) 什 shén (what) 估 gū (estimate) 供 gōng (to provide) 值 zhí (value) 俩 bǐng (both) 仁 rén (humane) 倡 chàng (to initiate) 仿 fǎng (to imitate) 倒 dǎo (fall) 但 dàn (but)
Using 矢 shǐ
: 知 zhī (to know) 族 zú (clan) 矮 ǎi (low)
Sounds same后 hòu (behind)
时候 shí hòu
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