Meaning of 许

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(Trad.: 許)
English Definition: to allow; to permit; to promise; to praise; somewhat; perhaps
Total strokes: 6; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (speech) conveys the meaning.
Character Formation:
  • Left to right
    • [ yán ] words, speech; to speak, to say
    • [ ] noon; 7th terrestrial branch
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Example Words:
许多 [ duō ]: many; a lot of; much
也许 [ ]: perhaps; maybe
允许 [ yǔn ]: to permit; to allow
或许 [ huò ]: perhaps; maybe
许可 [ ]: to allow; to permit
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