浅 qiǎn shallow
Made up of [氵 shuǐ
radical 85, 戋 jiān
Alternative traditional form
of character: 淺
NoteThe water radical combined with 'thin' may suggest 'shallow' but 'thin' is also a rough phonetic
Number of strokes 8
Using 氵 shuǐ
: 酒 jiǔ (wine) 海 hǎi (sea) 法 fǎ (law) 满 mǎn (to fill) 泽 zé (pool) 治 zhì (to rule) 汗 hàn (perspiration) 没 méi (have not) 清 qīng (clear) 泡 pào (bubble) 洪 hóng (flood) 港 gǎng (harbor) 汽 qì (steam)
Using 戋 jiān
: 钱 qián (money)
Different tone千 qiān (thousand)
钱 qián (money)
乾 qián (Heaven)
前 qián (front)
欠 qiàn (yawn)
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