zhān to glue; to stick; to paste

Made up of [ rice radical 119, zhān to observe; to divine ]

Note

Rice is known for its stickiness and 'zhan' provides phonetic
Number of strokes: 11

Related characters


Also uses component: jīng (refined) lóu (multi-story building) mí (riddle) mí (to bewilder) táng (sugar)
Also uses zhān component: diàn (shop) diǎn (spot) tiē (to stick) zhàn (to fight) zhàn (station) zuān (to drill)

Sounds same

zhān (to observe)

Different tone

zhàn (station) zhàn (to fight)

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Pronunciation

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Chinese proverb

Proverb

Shān míng shuǐ xiù [shan ming shui xiu]
mountain bright water elegant
Beautiful mountain scenery
Beautiful landscape
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