lìng to order; to command; an order


Used as component in : lín ; líng Made up of [ rén person radical 9, hidden; concealed; small radical 5, zhǔ dot radical 3]; lǐng ; líng ; lián ; lěng
Similar looking characters : jīn (modern)
Number of strokes: 5

Related characters


Also uses rén component: chá (tea) cóng (from) hé (why) huì (can) jīn (modern) jiǔ (long time) shè (residence) shí (eat) yǐ (to use) zhòng (many) zuò (sit) zuò (seat)
Also uses component: chī (to eat) hé (why) jiǔ (nine) kǒng (great) lǐ (ceremony) mài (sell) mǎi (buy) xí (to practice) yě (also) yì (to recollect) yì (skill) 亿 yì (100,000,000) yǐ (to use)
Also uses zhǔ component: bái (bright) bàn (half) bīng (ice) dì (younger brother) duì (to cash) lì (beautiful) liáng (good) pù (store) sháo (spoon) shù (method) sū (revive) tài (too) wèi (do) wū (crow) yì (justice) yóu (outstanding) yù (jade) zhōu (prefecture) zhù (to live) zhǔ (owner) zì (from)

Sounds same

lìng (other)

Different tone

líng (zero) líng (mound) líng (age) lǐng (neck)

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Pronunciation

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