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The Chinese word liu - 六 - liù
(six in Chinese)

Phonetic script (Hanyu Pinyin)


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Chinese character and stroke order animation"How do I write 六 ( liù ) 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  ( liu / liù ) with pronunciation (English translation: six )
The traditional Chinese characters of liù are identical with the modern (simplified) characters displayed above.
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June  |  benzene hexachloride
六 ( liu / liù ) belongs to the 500 most common Chinese characters (rank 313)
Chinese example words containing the character 六 ( liu / liù )
六月 ( liùyuè = June ), 星期六 ( xīngqīliù = Saturday )

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