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The Chinese word fu - 福 - fú
(happiness in Chinese)

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English translations

happiness, luck, blessing, good fortune

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Chinese characters  ( fu / fú ) with pronunciation (English translation: happiness )
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(Meaning of individual characters, character components etc.)

deity, divine, holy  |  welfare
福 ( fu / fú ) belongs to the 1000 most common Chinese characters (rank 689)
Chinese example words containing the character 福 ( fu / fú )
法兰克福 ( Fălánkèfú = Frankfurt ), 哈特福德 ( Hātèfúdé = Hartford ), 加利福尼亚 ( Jiālìfúníyà = California ), 诺福克 ( Nuòfúkè = Norfolk ), 幸福 ( xìngfú = happy )
More words that mean happiness in Chinese
kuàilè ( 快乐 ), ( 乐 ), ( 禧 )

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