⺮ zhú bamboo
NoteA simplified picture of leaves emerging from a bamboo stem
Number of strokes 6
Index 118 used in: 笔 bǐ (pen)
; 算 suàn (calculate)
; 笑 xiào (smile)
; 箭 jiàn (arrow)
; 第 dì (ordinal (1st,2nd))
Sounds same竹 zhú (bamboo)
Different tone猪 zhū (hog)
丶 zhǔ (dot)
主 zhǔ (owner)
煮 zhǔ (to cook)
住 zhù (to live)
驻 zhù (to halt)
Full character form of this simplified radical: 竹 zhú
Stroke order for character ⺮, kindly provided under Wikimedia creative commons license ➚
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