shén what

Made up of [ rén Person (radical) radical 9, shí ten; 10 radical 24]
Number of strokes 4

Related characters


Using rén : tā (he) huā (flower) mén (s) hé (what) huà (to make into) wèi (position) yè (night) zhuàn (biography) zuò (to do) dài (replace) 亿 yì (100,000,000) nǐ (you) zhù (to live) fèn (portion) gū (estimate) gōng (to provide) zhí (value) bǐng (both) rén (humane) chàng (to initiate) 仿 fǎng (to imitate) dǎo (fall) dàn (but) hòu (wait)
Using shí : bàn (half) dé (virtue) gǔ (ancient) zài (to carry) mài (sell) zhī (to support) dùn (shield) zhí (straight) zǎo (early)

Sounds same

shén (god)

Different tone

shēn (body) shēn (to extend)

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

Cities

喀什 Kashgar, Xinjiang

Phrases

什么 shén me what
Chinese numbers

Chinese numbers

Language

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