Meaning of 遵

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Pinyin: zūn
English Definition: to observe; to obey; to follow; to comply with
Chinese Definition:
Total strokes: 16; Radical:
Ideographic: To follow or honor someone; also provides the pronunciation
Character Formation:
  • Surround from lower left
    • [ chuò ] to walk; walking
    • [ zūn ] to honor, to respect, to venerate
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Example Words
遵守 zūn shǒu to comply with; to abide by; to respect (an agreement)
遵循 zūn xún to follow; to abide by; to comply with; compliance
遵照 zūn zhào in accordance with; to follow (the rules)
遵从 zūn cóng to comply with; to follow (directives); to defer (to the judgment of superiors)
遵命 zūn mìng to follow your orders; to do as you bid
More: 遵* | *遵 | *遵*
Example Sentences
Discipline must be strictly observed during wartime.
We need to strictly abide by the regulations.
Citizens shall comply with the laws of the country.
Everyone should follow the traffic rules.
Everyone cannot but comply with the law.