囗 wéi proud; enclosure; upright
NoteA large box gives picture of a square area. The other character part is written inside the box.
Number of strokes 3
Index 31 used in: 国 guó (country)
; 园 yuán (park)
; 固 gù (hard)
; 回 huí (to circle)
Sounds same维 wéi (to preserve)
Different tone为 wèi (do)
未 wèi (not yet)
位 wèi (position)
Stroke order for character 囗, kindly provided under Wikimedia creative commons license ➚
energetic seize melon not sweet
A melon taken off its vine is not sweet
Coercion never ends up satisfactorily. Leave things to develop naturally
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