Meaning of 汕

Use your mouse
to draw a Chinese
character here
Pinyin: shàn
English Definition: bamboo fish trap; used in names of places connected with Shantou 汕头
Chinese Definition:
Total strokes: 6; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (water) conveys the meaning.
Character Formation:
Similar Characters:
Step by Step Stroke Sequence: Download Customize Pin it
Stroke order image for Chinese character 汕
Example Words
汕尾 shàn wěi Shanwei prefecture level city in Guangdong
汕尾市 shàn wěi shì Shanwei prefecture level city in Guangdong province
汕头 shàn tóu Shantou (formerly romanized as Swatow), prefecture-level city in Guangdong
汕头大学 shàn tóu xué Shantou University
汕头市 shàn tóu shì Shantou prefecture-level city in Guangdong
More: 汕* | *汕 | *汕*
Example Sentences
Shantou before Green seems to have not much experience, to the school newspaper so-so to just out of a newspaper.
See, said that we are now Shantou lotus pond so a hidden secret.
Just to go more times, and feel pleasure to the eye, and do not feel Shantou reservoir will not work.
This is the second time in school to celebrate the festival always feel that a people are very lonely, I felt sad at the feeling of the whole campus deserted Shantou.
I know that is not here forever in my vest, my soul is here to stay a while, maybe one day I will fall in love with Tai Shan, but I will never fall in love with Shantou.