Meaning of 帆

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(Trad.: 颿)
Pinyin: fān
English Definition: sail; Taiwan pr. [fan2], except 帆布 [fan1 bu4] canvas; to gallop; Taiwan pr. [fan2]; variant of [fan1]
Chinese Definition:
Total strokes: 6; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (cloth) conveys the meaning.
Character Formation:
  • Left to right
    • [ jīn ] cloth, curtain, handkerchief, towel
    • [ fán ] any, every, all; common, ordinary
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Example Words:
一帆风顺 [ fān fēng shùn ]: propitious wind throughout the journey (idiom); plain sailing; to go smoothly; have a nice trip!
力帆 [ fān ]: Lifan Group (auto manufacturer in Chongqing)
展帆 [ zhǎn fān ]: to unfurl (a sail)
帆伞 [ fān sǎn ]: parasail; parasailing
帆布 [ fān ]: canvas; sailcloth
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