nǚ female; woman

Similar looking characters : wén (script)


It gives female gender to many relations such as sister, grandmother.
Number of strokes: 3


Index 38 used in: used in: ǎi (low) ; ān (peace) ; fù (woman) ; gū (paternal aunt) ; hǎo (good) ; hūn (to marry) ; jiě (elder sister) ; lóu (multi-story building) ; mā (mother) ; mèi (younger sister) ; nǎi (milk) ; rú (as) ; shǐ (to begin) ; tā (she) ; xìng (surname) ; yào (want)

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stroke order for 女
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男女平等 nán nǔ píng děng Treating men and women the same
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