Meaning of 御

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(Trad.: 禦)
English Definition: to defend; to resist; to resist; imperial; (classical) to drive (a chariot); to manage; to govern
Total strokes: 11; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (step) conveys the meaning.
Character Formation:
  • Left to right
    • [ chì ] to step with the left foot
    • [ xiè ] to unload; to lay down; to resign
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Example Words:
防御 [ fáng ]: defense; to defend
抵御 [ ]: to resist; to withstand
兄弟阋于墙,外御其侮 [ xiōng qiáng , wài ]: internal disunity dissolves at the threat of an invasion from outside (idiom)
太平御览 [ tài píng lǎn ]: Imperial Readings of the Taiping Era, general Song dynasty encyclopedia compiled during 977-983 under Li Fang 李昉 , 1000 scrolls
守御 [ shǒu ]: to defend
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