Meaning of 陆

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(Trad.: 陸)
Total strokes: 8; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (place) conveys the meaning.
Character Formation:
  • Left to right
    • place, town, city
    • to strike, to hit, to beat; to attack, to fight
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  • Pinyin:

    English Definition: shore; land; continent
    Chinese Definition:

    Example Words:
    登陆 [ dēng ]: to land; to come ashore; to make landfall (of typhoon etc); to log in
    陆地 [ ]: dry land (as opposed to the sea)
    陆续 [ ]: in turn; successively; one after the other; bit by bit
    大陆 [ ]: mainland China (reference to the PRC)
    大陆 [ ]: continent; mainland; Classifiers:
  • Pinyin: liù

    English Definition: six (banker's anti-fraud numeral)
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