xìng surname; family

Made up of [ female; woman radical 38, shēng produce; bear ]


Combining 'female' and 'produce' gives the idea of family.
Number of strokes 8

Related characters

Using : hǎo (good) ān (peace) nǚ (woman) tā (she) jiě (elder sister) fù (woman) mèi (younger sister) rú (as) shǐ (to begin) mā (mother) nǎi (milk) ǎi (low) yào (want) gū (paternal aunt) lóu (multi-story building)

Sounds same

xìng (fortunate)

Different tone

xīng (star) xīng (prosper) xíng (permitted)

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