chàng to sing; to call loudly; to chant

Made up of [ kǒu mouth radical 30, chāng prosperous; flourishing ]
Made with 11 strokes.
The mouth radical suggest something vocal while 'chang' (splendor) gives the phonetic, can be remembered as a 'splendid sound'

Related characters

Also uses kǒu component: (supposition or suggestion) chāo (to exceed) chī (to eat) chuán (boat) fēi (coffee) (rich) (good fortune) gào (to tell) (each) gōng (palace) gǒu (dog) (ancient) hāi (sound of sighing) hào (name) (together) (to close) (drink) hēng (prosperous) hòu (behind) huí (to circle) huò (maybe) (lucky) jiào (called) jīng (capital) jiù (fault) (sentence) (office) jūn (monarch) (coffee) (can) lìng (other) (?) mìng (life) míng (name) míng (to call (birds)) ne (and you?) (hops) pǐn (article) (as) shàng (still) shì (matter) shǐ (history) suī (although) tái (typhoon) táng (Tang) tīng (to listen) tóng (same) wèn (ask) (to be fond of) xiōng (elder brother) yǎo (to bite) yòu (right) (language) yuán (person) yuē (to speak) zhān (to observe) zhī (one) zhī (to know) zhōu (circuit) (foot)
Also uses chāng component: chàng (to initiate)

Sounds same

chàng (to initiate)

Different tone

chāng (prosperous) cháng (long) cháng (always) cháng (threshing floor) chǎng (cliff)

< Previous chǎng Next chàng >


Sound file kindly provided by under a Creative Commons Attribution Share Alike License

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