kuài piece; coin

Made up of [ guài decisive , earth; soil radical 32]
Alternative traditional form of character:

Note

The earth radical gives the idea of a 'lump' or 'piece' of ground, 'guai' gives rough phonetic
Number of strokes 7

Related characters


Using : zuò (seat) qù (go) lǐ (inside) zuò (sit) chéng (city walls) dì (earth) shèng (holy) zhì (to arrive) hēi (black) zài (exist) guī (jade tablet) guī (jade tablet)

Sounds same

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Pronunciation

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Phrases

给我五百五十三块 gěi wǒ wǔ bǎi wǔ shí sān kuài Give me 553 kuai
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