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to swim, to tour, to rove about, reach"Why are some translations grayed out?" Grayed-out terms are meanings of the character which cannot be used as translations. For example, 必 (bì) has the meaning must / to have to. However, the Chinese translation for "must" is not 必 (bì) but 必须 (bìxū)., to associate with people, to have fun, to travel, to move, to walk
Chinese character and stroke order animation"How do I write 游 ( yóu ) 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. :
游 ( you / yóu ) in traditional characters
游 is composed of 12 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.)
water | to move about
游 ( you / yóu ) belongs to the 1000 most common Chinese characters (rank 599)
Chinese example words containing the character 游 ( you / yóu )
遨游 ( áoyóu = to roam ),导游 ( dăoyóu = guide ),旅游 ( lǚyóu = tourism ),游戏 ( yóuxì = game ),游戏机 ( yóuxìjī = game console ),游泳 ( yóuyŏng = to swim ),游泳镜 ( yóuyŏngjìng = swimming goggles ),游泳池 ( yŏuyŏngchí = swimming pool )
Other characters that are pronounced yóu in Chinese