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hǒu(hou3) // pronunciation of 吼 in Mandarin Pinyin

Basic information about 吼

Unihan definition: roar, shout; bark, howl

Number of strokes: 7
Examples of other characters consisting of 7 strokes: , , , , , , , , ,

Radical:  30.4

HSK level: 6
Other HSK 6 characters: , , , , , , , , , more hsk 6 charaters »

Frequency rank: 2151

General standard index number: 0749

English translation (based on CEDICT):

- roar or howl of an animal
- bellow of rage


Unicode code point: U+543C

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