yāo youngest; most junior; tiny; coil

Note

A coil of silk thread
Number of strokes 3

Radical

Index 52

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Different tone

yǎo (to bite) yào (want)

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

huān merry

Made up of [ qiàn yawn; deficient radical 76, yòu also; in addition; and radical 29]

Origin

The 'yawn' radical suggests an open mouth which can suggest laughing out loud
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