qiú autumn

Made up of [ grain radical 115]


Combines the character for 'grain' and 'fire' suggesting ripening of grain in the heat of late summer

Related characters

Using : hé (together) xiāng (fragrant) jì (season) lì (sharp) ǎi (low) 稿 gǎo (manuscript) zū (to hire) shuì (taxes)

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


秋瑾 Qiu Jin


老气横秋 laǒ qì héng qiū No longer youthful
一日三秋 yī rì sān qiū To miss somebody very much
月到中秋分外明, 每逢佳节倍思亲 yuè dào zhōng qiū fèn wài míng, měi féng jiā jié bèi sī qīn Longing to see family far away


中秋节 Zhōngqiūjié Mid Autumn Festival
double happiness

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