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míng(ming2) , ming , mèng(meng4) // pronunciations of 明 in Mandarin Pinyin

Basic information about 明

Unihan definition: bright, light, brilliant; clear

Number of strokes: 8
Examples of other characters consisting of 8 strokes: , , , , , , , , ,

Radical:  72.4

HSK level: 1
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Frequency rank: 121

General standard index number: 1087

English translation (based on CEDICT):

明[Míng]:
- Ming Dynasty (1368-1644)
- surname Ming
- Ming (c. 2000 BC), fourth of the legendary Flame Emperors, [Yan2 di4] descended from Shennong |[Shen2 nong2] Farmer God
明[míng]:
- bright
- opposite: dark [an4]
- (of meaning) clear
- to understand
- next
- public or open
- wise
- generic term for a sacrifice to the gods

Details

Unicode code point: U+660E

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