wáng to die; to lose; to flee

Made up of [ tóu head; lid radical 8]
Used as component in : máng

Note

Originally a person entering a corner to 'hide' now simplified to a lid
Number of strokes: 3

Related characters


Also uses tóu component: hēng (prosperous) jīng (capital) liù (six) mǔ (area) shāng (commerce) shì (market) yè (night) yì (also)

Different tone

wāng (lame) wǎng (monarch) wǎng (net) wǎng (net)

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Pronunciation

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Proverbs

亡羊补牢 wáng yáng bǔ láo Can mean taking action too late or to protect against a future repeat of misfortune
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