zhēng journey; trip; expedition

Made up of [ chì step radical 60, zhèng correct; straight; upright ]


Combines the radical for 'step' and the phonetic for 'zheng' which includes the radical for 'foot' so also helps to reinforce the meaning as 'journey'
Number of strokes: 8

Related characters

Also uses chì component: dé (get) dé (virtue) hěn (very) huī (emblem) wǎng (towards) xíng (permitted)
Also uses zhèng component: shì (is)

Sounds same

zhēng (to steam)

Different tone

zhèng (correct)

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