tóu head; lid

Note

Top or covering looking like a lid
Number of strokes 2

Radical

Index 8 used in: mǔ (area) ; jīng (capital) ; hēng (prosperous) ; shì (market) ; yè (night) ; yì (also) ; wáng (to die)

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tóu (head)

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stroke order for 亠
Stroke order for character 亠, kindly provided under Wikimedia creative commons license

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Chinese proverb

Proverb

Xiān xià shǒu wéi qiáng [xian xia shou wei qiang]
first set about act strong
Striking first to demonstrate strength
To gain the upper hand by striking first
Strike while the iron is hot
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