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The Chinese word hua - 画 - huà
(to paint in Chinese)

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English translations

to paint, to draw

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Chinese characters  ( hua / huà ) with pronunciation (English translation: to paint )
画 ( hua / huà ) in traditional characters
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画 ( hua / huà ) belongs to the 1000 most common Chinese characters (rank 832)
Chinese example words containing the character 画 ( hua / huà )
笔画 ( bĭhuà = stroke ), 动画片 ( dònghuàpiān = animation ), 画板 ( huàbăn = palette ), 画报 ( huàbào = pictorial ), 画家 ( huàjiā = painter ), 画儿 ( huàr = picture ), 画蛇添足 ( huàshétiānzú = to ruin the effect by adding superfluous ), 画展 ( huàzhăn = art exhibition ), 漫画 ( mànhuà = caricature ), 年画儿 ( niánhuàr = New Year picture ), 油画棒 ( yóuhuàbàng = oil pastel )
Other characters that are pronounced huà in Chinese

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