Meaning of 早

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Pinyin: zǎo
English Definition: early; morning; Good morning!; long ago; prematurely
Chinese Definition:

Total strokes: 6; Radical:
Ideographic: The first rays of the sun
Character Formation:
  • Above to below
    • [ ] sun; day; daytime
    • [ shí ] ten, tenth; complete; perfect
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Example Words
早已 zǎo long ago; for a long time
早晨 zǎo chén early morning; Classifiers:
早日 zǎo soon; shortly; on a day quite soon; promptly
早上 zǎo shang early morning; Classifiers:
早期 zǎo early period; early phase; early stage
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