Meaning of 蓬

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Pinyin: péng
English Definition: fleabane (family Asteraceae); disheveled; classifier for luxuriant plants, smoke, ashes, campfires: clump, puff; surname Peng
Chinese Definition:
Total strokes: 14; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (plant) conveys the meaning.
Character Formation:
  • Above to below
    • [ cǎo ] grass, weed, plant, herb
    • [ féng ] to happen to meet; chance meeting, coincidence
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Example Words
蓬勃 péng vigorous; flourishing; full of vitality
朝气蓬勃 zhāo péng full of youthful energy (idiom); vigorous; energetic; a bright spark
蓬蓬 péng péng luxuriant; abundant; (onom.) booming sound of wind
蓬松 péng sōng fluffy
蓬莱 péng lái Penglai county level city in Yantai 烟台 , Shandong; Penglai, one of three fabled islands in Eastern sea, abode of immortals; by extension, fairyland
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Example Sentences
Though old in years, he is young in spirit.
The carpet on the floor is soft and plush.
Our city is accelerating its development, and the economy is booming.
The girl has a delightful innocence and vitality.
According to the predictions, the economy will prosper in the coming months.