zhàn to fight; fight; war

Made up of [ zhān to observe; to divine , spear radical 62]
Alternative traditional form of character:

Note

The phonetic 'zhan' is on the left side for once, 'spear' gives idea of conflict
Number of strokes 9

Related characters


Using zhān : zhàn (station) zhān (to glue) diàn (inn) zuān (to drill) tiē (to stick) diǎn (spot)
Using : wǒ (I (me)) chéng (to succeed) huò (maybe) wǔ (martial) zài (to carry) zhǎo (to try to find) jiān (narrow) dài (to respect) wù (fifth (ordinal))

Sounds same

zhàn (station)

Different tone

zhān (to observe) zhān (to glue)

< Previous zhàn Next zhāng >

Pronunciation

Sound file kindly provided by shtooka.net under a Creative Commons Attribution Share Alike License

shén what

Made up of [ rén Person (radical) radical 9, shí ten; 10 radical 24]
Full information for
Traditional Chinese calendar

Traditional Chinese calendar

Culture

The traditional Chinese calendar is still used to determine the date of some festivals, and in particular the most important one - Chinese New Year. Our calendar shows each month with both Chinese and Western calendar information together with all the important anniversaries occurring on each day and the whole year.
Share this page Facebook Twitter Google+ Pinterest

Chinasage is a new web resource, started in 2012, pages will be added, enhanced and re-formatted regularly. Please check back soon for updated information about China.

We would be most grateful if you have any comments or suggestions to help improve this page. Our contact page is also available if you have a longer comment. Just type in a quick remark here:

 

Citation information: Chinasage, 'Chinese character zhàn 战 to fight', , Web, http://www.chinasage.info/chars/fch_zhan_to_fight.htm.

Copyright © Chinasage 2012 to 2017