Meaning of 勇

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Pinyin: yǒng
English Definition: brave
Chinese Definition:

Total strokes: 9; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (strength) conveys the meaning.
Character Formation:
  • Above to below
    • [ yǒng ] path; river in Ningbo; Ningbo
    • [ ] strength, power; capability, influence
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Example Words
勇气 yǒng courage; valor
勇敢 yǒng gǎn brave; courageous
勇于 yǒng to dare to; to be brave enough to
英勇 yīng yǒng heroic; gallant; valiant
见义勇为 jiàn yǒng wéi to see what is right and act courageously (idiom, from Analects); to stand up bravely for the truth; acting heroically in a just cause
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