fù place


This radical always stands on the right of a character it is a much simplified form of the character for 'city' as a set of ascending steps
Number of strokes 2


Index 163 used in: dōu (all) ; lín (neighbor) ; nà (that) ; jiāo (suburbs)

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Sounds same

fù (woman) fù (father) fù (rich) fù ('left ear')

Different tone

fū (husband) fú (blessing) fú (good fortune) fú (not)

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

Largest city

The modern city of Xi'an stands on the site of the great city of Chang'an, the largest city in the world for many centuries. It had a vast city wall and the population was over one million. It reached its peak during the Tang dynasty with traders living in the cosmopolitan city attracted over the Silk Road that ended here. Vast quantities of food needed to be brought from southern China to feed the city's population.
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