Meaning of 星

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Pinyin: xīng
English Definition: star; heavenly body; satellite; small amount
Total strokes: 9; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (sun) conveys the meaning.
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Example Words:
星期 [ xīng ]: week; Classifiers: ; day of the week; Sunday
明星 [ míng xīng ]: star; celebrity
卫星 [ wèi xīng ]: satellite; moon; Classifiers:
零星 [ líng xīng ]: fragmentary; random; bits and pieces; sporadic
上星剧 [ shàng xīng ]: satellite television show
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