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The Radical 士

shì
scholar; man who aims for Tao
Strokes: 3
Examples
  • shell; case
    Structure:Above to below
  • zhì
    aspiration; annals
    Structure:Above to below
  • auspicious; short for Jilin Province
    Structure:Above to below
Common words with radical "士"
shēng
sound; make a sound
be delighted/pleased; occasion for celebration
zhì
aspiration; annals
shì
bachelor; intelligentsia
pot; used for vessels
shell; case
qiào
shell
rén
the ninth of the ten Heavenly Stems
one
kǔn
alley/path inside an imperial palace
sheng
the neutral tone of 声
ke
the neutral tone of 壳