wán toy; to play

Made up of [ jade radical 96, yuán primary; first; dollar ]

Note

The radical suggests jade from which best toys were made from, 'yuan' indicates rough pronunciation
Number of strokes 8

Related characters


Using : quán (all) zhǔ (owner) rùn (leap) zhù (to live) lǐ (texture) xiàn (to appear)
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Different tone

wān (bowl) wǎn (evening) wàn (ten thousand)

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