tù rabbit

Made up of [ ér legs radical 10]


An ancient pictogram of a squatting hare or rabbit with a dash to denote the tail

Related characters

Using ér : xiān (first) ér (child) yuán (primary) guāng (light) kè (to be able to) jiàn (see) xiōng (elder brother) zhēn (really) miǎn (to escape)

Different tone

tǔ (earth)

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


狡兔三窟 jiǎo tù sān kū To succeed there must be several alternative strategies
守株待兔 shǒu zhū dài tù Counts on luck rather than action to reach goals. Laziness and inaction
兔死狗烹 tù sǐ gǒu pēng Watch your back. Once the job is done you may be sacked
兔死狐悲 tù sǐ hú bēi Showing false grief to conceal true feeling
兔子不吃窝边草 tù zi bù chī wō biān cǎo Thieves do not steal from neighbors


兔子 tù zi hare
double happiness

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