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The Chinese word dou - 豆 - dòu
(bean in Chinese)







Phonetic script (Hanyu Pinyin)

dòu

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English translations

bean, Dou,
legume

Chinese character and stroke order animation"How do I write 豆 ( dòu ) correctly?"

The strokes that all Chinese characters are composed of are to be written in a certain order which has originally been defined by Chinese calligraphy. Writing all characters according to the same rules assures that their intended shape and style are generally preserved even if written by different writers.
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Chinese characters  ( dou / dòu ) with pronunciation (English translation: bean )
The traditional Chinese characters of dòu are identical with the modern (simplified) characters displayed above.
Character complexity
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is composed of 7 strokes and therefore is of low complexity compared to the other simplified Chinese characters (average: 13.1 strokes).

Tags and additional information
(Meaning of individual characters, character components etc.)

soybean  |  tofu
 
Chinese example words containing the character 豆 ( dou / dòu )
豆腐 ( dòufu = bean curd ), 豆浆机 ( dòujiāngjī = soybean milk machine ), 豌豆赵 ( Wāndòu Zhào = Wandou Zhao ), 豌豆粥 ( wāndòuzhōu = pea gruel ), 杏仁豆腐 ( xìngrén dòufu = almond junket )
Other characters that are pronounced dòu in Chinese
More words that mean Dou in Chinese
dòu ( 窦 )

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