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

hēi black

Made up of [ huǒ fire (as radical) radical 86, tǔ earth; soil radical 32]

Origin

Black ink is usually made from soot, which can be collecting on glass held over a flame
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