shéi who

Made up of [ yán words radical 149, zhuī short-tailed bird; dove radical 172]
Alternative traditional form of character:

Note

Probably zhui adds a rough phonetic. Can be pronounced shei or shui depending on context.
Number of strokes 10

Related characters


Using yán : huà (speech) yǔ (language) dàn (birth) shuō (to speak) mí (riddle) xiè (thanks) qǐng (please) jì (to record) sù (to complain) 访 fǎng (to visit)
Using zhuī : nán (difficult) wéi (to preserve)
Alternative pronunciation : zhuī

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Pronunciation

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Phrases

谁走了 shéi zǒu le Who has left?
Chinese porcelain and china

Chinese porcelain and china

Culture

Together with tea and silk, porcelain from China is its most famous export. Prized the world over, high quality porcelain commands high prices at auction. Like silk the secret of its manufacture was a closely guarded secret for centuries.
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