Meaning of 椟

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(Trad.: 櫝)
English Definition: cabinet; case; casket
Chinese Definition:
Total strokes: 11; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (wood) conveys the meaning.
Character Formation:
  • Left to right
    • [ ] tree; wood, lumber; wooden
    • [ mài ] to sell; to betray; to show off
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Example Words
买椟还珠 mǎi huán zhū to buy a wooden box and return the pearls inside; to show poor judgment (idiom)
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