Meaning of 美

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Pinyin: měi
English Definition: the Americas; abbr. for 美洲 ; beautiful; very satisfactory; good; to beautify; to be pleased with oneself
Total strokes: 9; Radical:
Ideographic: A person wearing an elegant crown
Character Formation:
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Example Words:
美丽 [ měi ]: beautiful
美术 [ měi shù ]: art; fine arts; painting; Classifiers:
优美 [ yōu měi ]: graceful; fine; elegant
完美 [ wán měi ]: perfect; perfection; perfectly
赞美 [ zàn měi ]: to admire; to praise; to eulogize
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