yǒu wine vessel; Tenth earthly branch


Picture of a wine vessel
Number of strokes 7


Index 164 used in: jiǔ (wine)

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Sounds same

yǒu (friend) yǒu (have)

Different tone

yóu (outstanding) yòu (right) yòu (also)

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Chinese Cuisine

A fine Chinese meal is a carefully balanced mixtures of flavors, textures, colors and food types. Although Western fast food has made major inroads in the cities there is still a great appreciation as food as one of the finer pleasures in life. Etiquette at formal banquets is important for visitors to understand before visiting China. Each region in China has its own variations with regional specialities, the cuisine in Guangdong is very different from that of Gansu.
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shì is; yes; correct

Made up of [ rì sun; day radical 72]


Combines the character for 'correct' and the sun at midday
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