Meaning of 柙

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Pinyin: xiá
English Definition: cage; pen; scabbard
Chinese Definition:
Total strokes: 9; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (wood) conveys the meaning.
Character Formation:
  • Left to right
    • [ ] tree; wood, lumber; wooden
    • [ jiǎ ] armor, shell; fingernails; 1st heavenly stem
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Example Sentences
Judge on the grounds that he constitutes a threat to the community, he was not allowed bail and ordered him to jail custody also pen until the 24th of this month the second hearing.