廿 niàn twenty

Made up of [ gǒng two hands radical 55]

Note

Two ten symbols combined to give twenty. Mainly reserved for use in day numbers within a month
Number of strokes 4

Related characters


Using gǒng : kāi (begin) yì (different)

Sounds same

niàn (to read)

Different tone

nián (year)

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The illustrious Ming

It was during the Ming dynasty that China achieved many accomplishments: a vast fleet sailed the seas and made many dicoveries.; an encylopedia of the accumulated knowledge was distilled into 11,000 chapers; trade with America brought in new vegetables and cotton that were widely grown.
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Song dynasty

Song dynasty

History

The Song dynasty is a period of Chinese refinement and peace rather than military prowess. Great strides were taken in the creative arts and literature. Prosperity from the growing trade by sea rather than overland fueled the building of huge cities. The eventual conquest by the Mongol hordes brought the dynasty to a tragic close.
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