Meaning of 城

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Pinyin: chéng
English Definition: city walls; city; town; Classifiers:
Chinese Definition:

Total strokes: 9; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (earth) conveys the meaning.
Character Formation:
  • Left to right
    • [ ] soil, earth; items made of earth
    • [ chéng ] to accomplish; to become; to complete, to finish; to succeed
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Example Words
城市 chéng shì city; town; Classifiers:
城镇 chéng zhèn town; cities and towns
城乡 chéng xiāng city and countryside
城里 chéng in the city
县城 xiàn chéng county seat; county town
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