wù fifth (ordinal); halberd; 5th heavenly stem

Made up of [ spear radical 62, 丿 piě 'slash' radical 4]
Made with 5 strokes.
Picture of a halberd - a lance with an ax blade in the middle

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Also uses component: chéng (to succeed) dài (to respect) huò (maybe) jiān (narrow) wǒ (I (me)) wǔ (martial) zài (to carry) zàng (treasury) zhàn (to fight) zhǎo (to try to find)
Also uses 丿 piě component: bì (certainly) dì (younger brother) hū (at) jiǔ (long time) jiǔ (nine) lè (music) me (what) nǎi (to be) nián (year) shǎo (less) shēng (produce) shī (to lose) wù (do not) wǔ (noon) yì (justice) zhī (him) zú (clan)

Sounds same

wù (do not) wù (affair) wù (thing)

Different tone

wū (crow) wū (house) wú (not to have) wǔ (five) wǔ (noon) wǔ (martial)

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