xīng prosper; prevail

Made up of [ eight; 8 radical 12]
Alternative traditional form of character:


Traditional form shows elements 'to raise' and 'together' giving idea of celebration
Number of strokes 6

Related characters

Using : fēn (divide) gōng (public) qí (his) sì (four) liù (six) gòng (common) xué (cave) dài (to respect)

Sounds same

xīng (star)

Different tone

xíng (permitted) xìng (surname) xìng (fortunate)

< Previous xīng Next xíng >


Sound file kindly provided by shtooka.net under a Creative Commons Attribution Share Alike License


泰兴 Taixing, Jiangsu
绍兴 Shaoxing, Zhejiang


高兴 gāo xīng happy
Share on Facebook Share on Google+

Chinasage is a new web resource, started in 2012, pages will be added, enhanced and re-formatted regularly. Please check back soon for updated information about China.

We would be most grateful if you have any comments or suggestions to help improve this page. Our contact page is also available if you have a longer comment. Just type in a quick remark here:


Citation information: Chinasage, 'Chinese character xīng 兴 prosper', , Web, http://www.chinasage.info/chars/fch_xing_prosper.htm.

Copyright © Chinasage 2012 to 2016