yù jade

Note

Originally a picture of three jade disks , the full character form uses a dot to distingish it from 'king' (wan ?)
Number of strokes 4

Radical

Index 96 used in: quán (all) ; zhǔ (owner) ; rùn (leap) ; zhù (to live) ; wán (toy) ; lǐ (texture) ; xiàn (to appear)

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Sounds same

yù (jade)

Different tone

yú (fish) yú (fishing) yú (in) yǔ (rain) yǔ (language) yǔ (to give)
Full character form of this simplified radical:

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