Meaning of 餐

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Pinyin: cān
English Definition: meal; to eat; classifier for meals
Chinese Definition:

Total strokes: 16; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (food) conveys the meaning.
Character Formation:
  • Above to below
    • Left to right
      • [ è ] evil, depraved, wicked
      • [ yòu ] and, also, again, in addition
    • [ shí ] food; to eat
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Example Words
餐厅 cān tīng dining hall; dining room; restaurant; Classifiers:
餐馆 cān guǎn restaurant; Classifiers:
餐饮 cān yǐn food and beverage; catering; repast
餐桌 cān zhuō dining table; dinner table
早餐 zǎo cān breakfast; Classifiers:
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