Meaning of 凤

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(Trad.: 鳳)
Pinyin: fèng
English Definition: phoenix
Chinese Definition:
Total strokes: 4; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (simplified form of 鳥 bird) conveys the meaning.
Character Formation:
  • Surround from above
    • [ ] small table; how many; a few, some
    • [ yòu ] and, also, again, in addition
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Example Words
凤凰 fèng huáng Fenghuang county in Xiangxi Tujia and Miao autonomous prefecture 湘西土家族苗族自治州
凤凰 fèng huáng phoenix
凤毛麟角 fèng máo lín jiǎo lit. as rare as phoenix feathers and unicorn horns (idiom); fig. few and far between
凤蝶 fèng dié swallowtail butterfly
丹凤眼 dān fèng yǎn red phoenix eyes (eyes whose outer corners incline upwards)
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Example Sentences
Dragon and Phoenix in Chinese mythology has an important position.