岁 suì year; age
Made up of [山 shān
radical 46, 夕 xī
Alternative traditional form
of character: 嵗
NoteSimplified from a 'walking' and phonetic, the simpler form uses 'mountain' and 'sunset' suggesting passage of time
Using 山 shān
: 岛 dǎo (island) 岸 àn (bank)
Using 夕 xī
: 外 wài (outside) 夜 yè (night) 名 míng (name) 多 duō (many) 多 duō (many)
Different tone虽 suī (although)
攵 suī (rap)
隋 suí (Sui)
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suì shí seasons
Once you know the numbers 1 to 12 it is easy to understand the date and time in Chinese.
normal support has day think nothing day, noone support nothing time think has time
When rich there is time to think all day, when poor there is no time to think
When rich, you have time to dream, but do not dream of riches when you are poor
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