Meaning of 希

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English Definition: to hope; to admire; variant of
Chinese Definition:

Total strokes: 7; Radical:
Character Formation:
  • Above to below
    • [ ] to govern; to control; to nurture
    • [ ] cotton, linen, textiles; to announce, to declare; to spread
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Example Words
希望 wàng to wish for; to desire; hope; Classifiers:
希腊 Greece
大有希望 yǒu wàng to stand a good chance; to have great hopes; to be promising
布希 Taiwan equivalent of 布什
斯瓦希里 Swahili
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