Meaning of 古

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English Definition: ancient; old; paleo-
Total strokes: 5; Radical:
Ideographic: Words passing through ten mouths
Character Formation:
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    • [ shí ] ten, tenth; complete; perfect
    • [ kǒu ] mouth; entrance, gate, opening
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Example Words:
古代 [ dài ]: ancient times; olden times
古典 [ diǎn ]: classical
名胜古迹 [ míng shèng ]: historical sites and scenic spots
考古 [ kǎo ]: archaeology
古怪 [ guài ]: eccentric; grotesque; oddly; queer
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