Meaning of 泳

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Pinyin: yǒng
English Definition: swimming; to swim
Chinese Definition:
Total strokes: 8; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (water) conveys the meaning.
Character Formation:
  • Left to right
Example Words:
游泳 [ yóu yǒng ]: swimming; to swim
仰泳 [ yǎng yǒng ]: backstroke
北京国家游泳中心 [ běi jīng guó jiā yóu yǒng zhōng xīn ]: Beijing National Aquatics Center, swimming venue of the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games
泳儿 [ yǒng Ér ]: Vincy Chan, Hong Kong female singer
泳帽 [ yǒng mào ]: swimming cap
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