Meaning of 五

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English Definition: five; 5
Chinese Definition:

Total strokes: 4; Radical:
Ideographic: Five elements (the cross with the extra stroke) between heaven and earth
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Example Words
五一 5-1 (May 1st)
五星红旗 xīng hóng five-starred red flag (PRC national flag)
五花八门 huā mén myriad; all kinds of; all sorts of
五彩 cǎi five (main) colors (white, black, red, yellow, and blue); multicolored
五彩缤纷 cǎi bīn fēn all the colors in profusion (idiom); a garish display
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