xiāng fragrant

Made up of [ grain radical 115, sun; day radical 72]

Related characters


Using : qiú (autumn) hé (together) jì (season) lì (sharp) ǎi (low) 稿 gǎo (manuscript) zū (to hire) shuì (taxes)
Using : míng (bright) shì (is) chūn (spring) chāng (prosperous) mò (do not) shǔ (heat) zhě (in process of) zhuō (table) qíng (clear sky) jiàn (gap) bái (bright) jǐng (bright) céng (once) yīn (sound) jiù (old) zuì (most) yì (easy) zuó (previous) dàn (dawn) zǎo (early) wǎn (evening) shí (time)

Sounds same

xiāng (each other) xiāng (countryside)

Different tone

xiǎng (to think) xiàng (elephant)

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Pronunciation

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

Provinces

香港 Hong Kong

Cities

香港 Hong Kong City, Hong Kong

Proverbs

迟开的花未必不香 chí kāi de huā wèi bì bú xiāng Success late in life is still success
香消玉损 xiāng xiāo yù sǔn Spoken of on the death of a beautiful young woman

Good fortune

One of the most common Chinese characters you will see in China and on Chinese gifts is the one for good fortune This is pronounced in Mandarin. Symbolizing good fortune also are images of the bat because in mandarin 'bat' sounds exactly the same but written as .
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