me what

Made up of [丿 piě 'slash' radical 4, private; secret; selfish radical 28]
Alternative traditional form of character:
Number of strokes 3

Related characters


Using 丿 piě : shǎo (less) hū (at) nǎi (to be) shī (to lose) wù (do not) yì (justice) lè (music) zhī (him) zú (clan) jiǔ (long time) dì (younger brother) wù (fifth (ordinal))
Using : qù (go) gōng (public) néng (to be able to) tái (typhoon) zhì (to arrive)

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

Phrases

什么 shén me what
China's name

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