chuān river


Similar looking characters : zhōu (prefecture)
Made with 3 strokes.
Represents the fast smooth flow of water in a river
Ancient small seal form Small seal

Different tone

chuán (boat)

Radical

Index 47 used in: shùn (to obey) ; zhōu (prefecture)

< Previous radical 46 shān Next radical 48 gōng >

< Previous chù Next chuán >

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

Provinces

四川 Sichuan

Cities

银川 Yinchuan, Ningxia

Proverbs

海纳百川 hǎi nà bǎi chuān We all shared a common destiny