zuò seat; place

Made up of [广 guǎng vast; wide radical 53, earth; soil radical 32, rén person radical 9]

Note

Has two people sitting on the ground in a vast place
Number of strokes 10

Related characters


Using 广 guǎng : qìng (celebrate) diàn (inn) táng (Tang)
Using : qù (go) lǐ (inside) zuò (sit) chéng (city walls) dì (earth) shèng (holy) zhì (to arrive) hēi (black) kuài (piece) zài (exist) guī (jade tablet) guī (jade tablet)
Using rén : chá (tea) jīn (modern) zuò (sit) cóng (from) yǐ (to use) zhòng (many) jiǔ (long time) lìng (to order) shí (eat) shè (residence) huì (can) hé (why)

Sounds same

zuò (sit) zuò (to do)

Different tone

zuó (previous) zuǒ (left)

< Previous zuǒ Next zuò >

Pronunciation

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Phrases

请座 qǐng zuò Please sit down

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