xiè thanks

Made up of [ yán words radical 149, shè to shoot; to launch; to allude to ]
Alternative traditional form of character:

Note

The word radical indicates its linguistic use and the 'shoot' right part gives very approximate sound
Number of strokes: 12

Related characters


Also uses yán component: dàn (birth) 访 fǎng (to visit) huà (speech) jì (to record) mí (riddle) qǐng (please) shéi (who) shī (poem) shuō (to speak) sù (to complain) yǔ (language)

Sounds same

xiè

Different tone

xiē (some) xiě (write)

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Phrases

xiè xiè Thanks
xiè xiè Thanks
bù xiè You're welcome

jiàn to establish; to build; to set up

Made up of [ yǐn 'long stride' radical 54]

Origin

Combines a 'long stride' and 'writing pencil' so perhaps can be remembered as writing a plan
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