Meaning of 行

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Total strokes: 6; Radical:
Ideographic: To take small steps with one's feet
Character Formation:
  • Left to right
    • [ chì ] to step with the left foot
    • [ chù ] to take small steps; Korean place name
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  • Pinyin: xíng

    English Definition: to walk; to go; to travel; a visit; temporary; makeshift; current; in circulation; to do; to perform; capable; competent; effective; all right; OK!; will do; behavior; conduct; Taiwan pr. [xing4] for the behavior-conduct sense
    Example Words:
    自行车 [ xíng chē ]: bicycle; bike; Classifiers:
    行李箱 [ xíng li xiāng ]: suitcase; baggage compartment; overhead bin; (car) trunk; boot
    进行 [ jìn xíng ]: to advance; to conduct; underway; in progress; to do; to carry out; to carry on; to execute
    举行 [ xíng ]: to hold (a meeting, ceremony etc)
    流行 [ liú xíng ]: (of a contagious disease etc) to spread; to propagate; (of a style of clothing, song etc) popular; fashionable
    More: 行* | *行 | *行*
  • Pinyin: háng

    English Definition: row; line; commercial firm; line of business; profession; to rank (first, second etc) among one's siblings (by age); (in data tables) row; (Tw) column
    Example Words:
    银行 [ yín háng ]: bank; Classifiers:
    行业 [ háng ]: industry; business
    行列 [ háng liè ]: ranks; procession
    外行 [ wài háng ]: layman; amateur
    同行 [ tóng háng ]: person of the same profession; of the same trade, occupation or industry
    More: 行* | *行 | *行*
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