Meaning of 殂

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English Definition: to die
Chinese Definition:
Total strokes: 9; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (death) conveys the meaning.
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    • [ dǎi ] corpse; death; evil, depraved, wicked
    • [ qiě ] moreover, also (post-subject); about to, will soon (pre-verb)
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Example Words
崩殂 bēng to die; demise (archaic, of King or Emperor)
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