suǒ actually; place; that which

Made up of [ door radical 63, dāo knife ]


Consists of 'door' and 'axe' from the practice of chopping wood near to home and hence idea of 'place'
Number of strokes 8

Related characters

Using dāo : fēn (divide) chū (at first) jiǎn (scissors)

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萝卜白菜,各有所爱 luó bo bái cài, gè yǒu suǒ ài Everyone has their own preferences
所向无前 suǒ xiàng wú qián Invincible against all opponents
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