Meaning of 老

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English Definition:
Total strokes: 6; Radical:
Pictographic: A person bent over with long hair and a crutch; compare
Character Formation:
  • Above to below
    • [ lǎo ] old, aged; experienced
    • [ ] spoon, ladle; knife, dirk
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