sè colour


Number of strokes: 6

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Pronunciation

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

Proverbs

和颜悦色 hé yán yuè sè Amiable appearance
秀色可餐 xiù sè kě cān A beautiful woman

Phrases

yán sè Color

Also

sè color

Earliest printed book

One of the most important inventions that China can lay claim to is printing. The oldest printed book is the Diamond Sutra, printed in 868CE and now held at the British Library, London. It is a large book of Buddhist scripture. It was produced from hand produced wooden blocks that were inked to produce copies on paper.
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