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to calculate, to plan, to include, might be considered as, to count (as), to compute, to count, to figure, to reckon
Chinese character and stroke order animation"How do I write 算 ( suàn ) 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. 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. :
The traditional Chinese characters of suàn are identical with the modern (simplified) characters displayed above.
算 is composed of 14 strokes and therefore is of average complexity compared to the other simplified Chinese characters (average: 13.1 strokes).
Tags and additional information (Meaning of individual characters, character components etc.)
to plan | to figure out
算 ( suan / suàn ) belongs to the 500 most common Chinese characters (rank 302)
Chinese example words containing the character 算 ( suan / suàn )
打算 ( dăsuàn = to plan ),计算 ( jìsuàn = to calculate ),计算机 ( jìsuànjī = computer ),计算器 ( jìsuànqì = calculator ),就算 ( jiùsuàn = even if ),请算账吧 ( qĭng suànzhàng ba = check, please! )