zhǒng kind of; breed


Alternative traditional form of character:

Note

Represents a group of things as a measure word
Number of strokes: 9

Different tone

zhōng (centre) zhōng (clock) zhòng (many) zhòng (heavy)

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Pronunciation

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

Proverbs

一龙生九种,种种不同 yī lóng shēng jiǔ zhǒng, zhǒng zhǒng bù tóng Brothers and sisters may not resemble each other
种瓜得瓜种豆得豆 zhòng guā dé guā zhòng dòu dé dòu Live with the consequences of your actions

Phrases

nǐ yào nà zhǒng yán sè What color do you want?

zhì to arrive; most; to

Made up of [ sī private; secret; selfish radical 28, tǔ earth; soil radical 32]

Origin

The mirror image of 'bu: no' had a bird or arrow flying downwards to earth giving the concept of 'arrival' from above

Radical

Index 133 used in: zhì (to send) ; wū (house) ; dào (arrive) ; shì (room)
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