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The Chinese word chu - 出 - chū
(out in Chinese)

Phonetic script (Hanyu Pinyin)


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English translations

out, to exit, to go out,
to produce

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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  ( chu / chū ) with pronunciation (English translation: out )
The traditional Chinese characters of chū are identical with the modern (simplified) characters displayed above.

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

to come out  |  to emerge from
出 ( chu / chū ) belongs to the 50 most common Chinese characters (rank 26)
Chinese example words containing the character 出 ( chu / chū )
出版 ( chūbăn = to publish ), 出版社 ( chūbănshè = publishing company ), 出差 ( chūchāi = to be away on official business ), 出发 ( chūfā = to depart ), 出口 ( chūkŏu = to export ), 出来 ( chūlái = to come out ), 出去 ( chūqù = to go out ), 出生 ( chūshēng = birth ), 出现 ( chūxiàn = to appear ), 出院 ( chūyuàn = to leave hospital ), 出租车 ( chūzūchē = taxi ), 出租汽车 ( chūzūqìchē = taxi ), 日出 ( rìchū = sunrise ), 演出 ( yănchū = performance ), 指出 ( zhĭchū = to indicate )
Other characters that are pronounced chū in Chinese
More words that mean out in Chinese
chūlái ( 出来 )

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