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The Radical 首

shǒu
head; leader
Strokes: 9
Examples
  • kuí
    same as 逵
    Structure:Left below surround
  • guó
    number of severed left ears of enemy troops as a measure of a fighter's merit in war; cut off a left ear
    Structure:Left to right
Common words with radical "首"
shǒu
head; highest
kuí
same as 逵
guó
number of severed left ears of enemy troops as a measure of a fighter's merit in war; cut off a left ear
shou
the neutral tone of 首