Meaning of 苧

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(Trad.: 薴)
Pinyin: níng
English Definition: (used as a bound form in 苧烯 , limonene); tangled; in disarray
Total strokes: 8; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (grass) conveys the meaning.
Character Formation:
  • Above to below
    • [ cǎo ] grass, weed, plant, herb
    • [ níng ] calm, peaceful; healthy; rather; to prefer
Example Sentences
After quickly producing a large quantity in this way, Ouni stepped outside and suddenly disappeared.
After accepting the hairy hag' s offer to help, the women watched in surprise as she repeatedly placed raw hemp fiber into her mouth and pulled out finished yarn.
Come to know the constellation Cetus now, and watch Mira in the months to come. One night, as this wonderful star steadily increases in brightness, you'll see Mira pop into view!
The real body of Zen Master Huineng was made by Master Fan Bias on the basis of his mummy using the "Zhu" method.
According to an old Niigata prefecture legend, Ouni appeared one day to a group of women as they were spinning hemp into yarn.