xīn heart


A very much simplified picture of a heart
Number of strokes 3


Index 61 used in: qíng (affection) ; jīng (to start) ; pà (to be afraid) ; yì (to recollect) ; máng (busy) ; dǒng (to understand) ; lián (to pity)

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Sounds same

xīn (new) xīn (heart) xīn (hard)
Full character form of this simplified radical: xīn

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stroke order for 忄
Stroke order for character 忄, kindly provided under Wikimedia creative commons license
Chinese proverb


ān jū lè yè [an ju le ye]
peace reside happy enterprise
Live and work in peace and contentment
Wishing you well in a new home


China is usually thought of warm and humid but the country has some of the hottest and driest deserts in the world. The Taklimakan desert is a large desert in Xinjiang province, which is still a difficult desert to cross. Its Arabic name means something like 'abandoned place'.
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