yuàn to hope; to wish; to desire

Made up of [ yuán former; original; level; meadow; primary , xīn heart radical 61]
Alternative traditional form of character:

Note

'Yuan' provides phonetic, the 'heart' component gives idea of yearning
Number of strokes 14

Related characters


Using xīn : dé (virtue) è (evil) nín (you (polite)) xiǎng (to think) yì (idea) sī (to think) cōng (quick at hearing) niàn (to read) dìng (how)

Sounds same

yuàn (courtyard)

Different tone

yuán (primary) yuán (former) yuán (park) yuǎn (far)

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