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Meaning of 像

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Pinyin: xiàng
English Definition: to resemble; to be like; to look as if; such as; appearance; image; portrait; image under a mapping (math.)
Chinese Definition:
①相似:好像。相像。像生(a.仿天然产物制成的工艺品;b.中国宋、元两代以说唱为业的女艺人)。
②比照人物做成的图形:画像。塑像。雕像。绣像。肖像。
③比如,比方:像这样的事是值得注意的。

Total strokes: 14; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (person) conveys the meaning.
Character Formation:
  • Left to right
    • man, person; people
    • elephant; ivory; figure, image
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Example Words:
肖像 [ xiào xiàng ]: portrait (painting, photo etc); (in a general sense) representation of a person; likeness
不像话 [ xiàng huà ]: unreasonable; shocking; outrageous
好像 [ hǎo xiàng ]: as if; to seem like
想像 [ xiǎng xiàng ]: to imagine; to conceive of; to visualize; imagination
雕像 [ diāo xiàng ]: sculpture; (carved) statue; Classifiers:
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