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The Chinese word shi - 拾 - shí
(to pick up in Chinese)





Phonetic script (Hanyu Pinyin)

shí

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English translations

to pick up,
to collect

Chinese character and stroke order animation"How do I write 拾 ( shí ) 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.
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Chinese characters  ( shi / shí ) with pronunciation (English translation: to pick up )
The traditional Chinese characters of shí are identical with the modern (simplified) characters displayed above.
Character complexity
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is composed of 9 strokes and therefore is of low complexity compared to the other simplified Chinese characters (average: 13.1 strokes).

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

hand  |  to put in order
 
Chinese example words containing the character 拾 ( shi / shí )
收拾 ( shōushi = to put in order )
Other characters that are pronounced shí in Chinese
More words that mean to pick up in Chinese
jiē ( 接 )

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