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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. This dictionary shows you the correct stroke order as an animation for all characters so you can learn and understand how to write the character correctly. :
儿 ( er / ér ) in traditional characters
Usage as a radical
儿 can also be used as a radical, i.e. as a sub-component of a Chinese character. It is then called érzuòdĭ.
儿 is composed of 2 strokes and therefore is of extremely low complexity compared to the other simplified Chinese characters (average: 13.1 strokes).
Tags and additional information (Meaning of individual characters, character components etc.)
nursery rhyme | children
儿 ( er / ér ) belongs to the 500 most common Chinese characters (rank 133)
Chinese example words containing the character 儿 ( er / ér )
冰棍儿 ( bīnggùner = ice-lolly ),儿童 ( értóng = child ),儿童读物 ( értóngdúwù = children's book ),儿子 ( érzi = son ),盖儿 ( gàir = cover ),歌儿 ( gēr = song ),花儿 ( huār = flower ),画儿 ( huàr = picture ),活儿 ( huór = work ),开花儿 ( kāihuār = to blossom ),空儿 ( kòngr = spare time ),面儿 ( miànr = cover ),面条儿 ( miàntiáor = noodle ),哪儿 ( năr = where ),那儿 ( nàr = there ),年画儿 ( niánhuàr = New Year picture ),女儿 ( nǚ'ér = daughter ),事儿 ( shìr = business ),玩儿 ( wánr = to play ),小孩儿 ( xiăoháir = child ),一点儿 ( yīdiănr = a little )婴儿车 ( yīngérchē = baby carriage )
Other characters that are pronounced ér in Chinese