Meaning of 蓬

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Pinyin: péng
English Definition: surname Peng; fleabane (family Asteraceae); disheveled; classifier for luxuriant plants, smoke, ashes, campfires: clump, puff
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:
朝气蓬勃 [ zhāo péng ]: full of youthful energy (idiom); vigorous; energetic; a bright spark
蓬居 [ péng ]: tumbledown hovel; pauper's thatched hut
蓬勃 [ péng ]: vigorous; flourishing; full of vitality
蓬蓬 [ péng péng ]: luxuriant; abundant; (onom.) booming sound of wind
加蓬 [ jiā péng ]: Gabon
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