Meaning of 称

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(Trad.: 稱)
Total strokes: 10; Radical:
Character Formation:
  • Left to right
    • [ ] cereal, grain, rice; plant, stalk
    • [ ěr ] you; that, those; final particle
  • Pinyin: chēng

    English Definition: to weigh; to state; to name; name; appellation; to praise
    Chinese Definition:

    Example Words:
    称赞 [ chēng zàn ]: to praise; to acclaim; to commend; to compliment
    称呼 [ chēng hu ]: to call; to address as; appellation
    称号 [ chēng hào ]: name; term of address; title
    称为 [ chēng wéi ]: called; to call sth (by a name); to name
    名称 [ míng chēng ]: name (of a thing); name (of an organization)
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  • Pinyin: chèn

    English Definition: to fit; balanced; suitable
    Chinese Definition:
    Example Words:
    对称 [ duì chèn ]: symmetry; symmetrical
    称心如意 [ chèn xīn ]: after one's heart (idiom); gratifying and satisfactory; everything one could wish
    对称性 [ duì chèn xìng ]: symmetry
    匀称 [ yún chèn ]: well proportioned; well shaped
    相称 [ xiāng chèn ]: to match; to suit; mutually compatible
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  • Pinyin: chèng

    English Definition: variant of ; steelyard
    Chinese Definition:
    Example Words:
    案称 [ àn chèng ]: counter scale
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