Meaning of 字

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English Definition: letter; symbol; character; word; Classifiers: ; courtesy or style name traditionally given to males aged 20 in dynastic China
Total strokes: 6; Radical:
Ideographic: A child in a house ; also provides the pronunciation
Character Formation:
  • Above to below
    • [gàimian2] roof; house
    • [ zi ] son, child; seed, egg; fruit; small thing
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文字 [ wén ]: character; script; writing; written language; writing style; phraseology; Classifiers:
数字 [ shù ]: numeral; digit; number; figure; amount; digital (electronics etc); Classifiers:
签字 [ qiān ]: to sign (one's name); signature
数字化 [ shù huà ]: to digitalize; digital
汉字 [ hàn ]: Chinese character; Classifiers: ; Japanese: kanji; Korean: hanja; Vietnamese: hán tự
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