mǔ area

Made up of [ tóu head; lid radical 8, tián field radical 102]
Alternative traditional form of character:

Note

Comination of field and roof suggesting land ownership and hence a measure of area

Related characters


Using tóu : jīng (capital) hēng (prosperous) shì (market) yè (night) yì (also) wáng (to die)
Using tián : nán (male) léi (thunder) māo (cat) lǐ (inside) fú (good fortune) fù (rich) jiǎ (first in list) shēn (to extend) lèi (tired) huà (to draw) sī (to think) dài (to respect)

Sounds same

mǔ (mother)

Different tone

mù (wood) mù (eye)

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Pronunciation

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Lotus

Lotus

Culture

The lotus is an emblem with strong Buddhist links. As the plant grows in mud and muck and yet produces a pure white flower it is considered a metaphor for favorable transformation.

lìng to order; to command; an order


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