Meaning of 写

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(Trad.: 寫)
Pinyin: xiě
English Definition: to write
Chinese Definition:

Total strokes: 6; Radical:
Ideograph: Simplified form of , writing something at home , provides sound
Character Formation:
  • Above to below
    • [ ] cover
    • [ ] and; with; to; for; to give, to grant
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Example Words
写作 xiě zuò to write; to compose; writing; written works
描写 miáo xiě to describe; to depict; to portray; description
编写 biān xiě to compile
撰写 zhuàn xiě to write; to compose
书写 shū xiě to write
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