xīng prosper; prevail

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

Note

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

Related characters


Also uses component: dài (to respect) fēn (divide) gòng (common) gōng (public) guān (shut) huáng (yellow) líng (mound) liù (six) qí (his) shāng (commerce) sì (four) xué (cave)

Sounds same

xīng (star)

Different tone

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

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Pronunciation

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Cities

泰兴 Taixing, Jiangsu
绍兴 Shaoxing, Zhejiang
嘉兴 Jiaxing, Zhejiang

Phrases

gāo xīng Happy

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