Meaning of 勇

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Pinyin: yǒng
English Definition: brave
Chinese Definition:

Total strokes: 9; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (strength) conveys the meaning.
Character Formation:
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    • [ yǒng ] path; river in Ningbo; Ningbo
    • [ ] strength, power; capability, influence
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Example Words:
勇敢 [ yǒng gǎn ]: brave; courageous
勇气 [ yǒng ]: courage; valor
英勇 [ yīng yǒng ]: heroic; gallant; valiant
勇于 [ yǒng ]: to dare to; to be brave enough to
见义勇为 [ jiàn yǒng wéi ]: to see what is right and act courageously (idiom, from Analects); to stand up bravely for the truth; acting heroically in a just cause
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