虍 hū tiger
Number of strokes 6
Index 141 used in: 虎 hǔ (tiger)
Sounds same乎 hū (at)
Different tone湖 hú (lake)
虎 hǔ (tiger)
戶 hù (door)
户 hù (door)
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