The best way to learn how to write and speak Mandarin - including correct pronunciation, Pinyin, example sentence, stroke order and English meanings

The TCM acupunture point xuan shu - 懸樞 - xuán shū
(Du Mai 5)

Phonetic script (Hanyu Pinyin)

xuán shū

Listen to pronunciation
(Mandarin = standard Chinese without accent)

You're listening to the natural voice of a native speaker of Mandarin Chinese.

Medical name (in English)
and abbreviation

Du Mai 5,

Traditional Chinese characters:

Chinese characters  ( xuan shu / xuán shū ) with pronunciation (English translation: Du Mai 5 )
For obtaining stroke order animations, visit the links to the individual characters below.
懸樞 ( xuan shu / xuán shū ) is composed of these characters*: (xuan) , (shu)

*Please note that these are simplified (not traditional) characters. Clicking on one of these characters will take you to the "normal" Han Trainer Dictionary for Chinese Language.
懸樞 ( xuan shu / xuán shū ) in modern (simplified) characters
In Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), traditional Chinese characters are normally used to designate the points.
The Governing Vessel (Du Mai)

Meaning of of this acupuncture point's individual characters
as well as interpretation of the entire term in context with TCM

to hover  |  axis  |  hovering anchor point

View 懸樞 ( xuan shu / xuán shū ) on your mobile

Simply scan this QR code: Listen to the pronunciation of xuan shu in Chinese (Mandarin) on your mobile

Report missing or erroneous translation of xuan shu in English

Contact us! We always appreciate good suggestions and helpful criticism.

You might also be interested in...

This dictionary about Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) is still under development and will be improved step by step.

Look up another acupuncture point:

All content is protected under German and international copyright laws. imprint and contact data  |  privacy policy    
Version 5.15 / Last updated: 2017-08-20