shān bristle; hair

Note

Three hairs that can represent a brush
Number of strokes 3

Radical

Index 59 used in: cǎi (color)

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Sounds same

shān (mountain)

Different tone

shǎn (Shanzhou)

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stroke order for 彡
Stroke order for character 彡, kindly provided under Wikimedia creative commons license
Warring States

Warring States

History

The second part of the Zhou dynasty was known for incessant warfare between kingdoms. It was time of great importance to China as the philosophical traditions were developed that went on to dominate the next two thousand years. The first unification of China as a large nation state then followed.
Understanding the Date and Time in Chinese

Understanding the Date and Time in Chinese

Language

Once you know the numbers 1 to 12 it is easy to understand the date and time in Chinese.
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