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Word and Radical Components of 窗帘

The Chinese word 窗帘 is analysed below into its constituent words and the words into radicals. By seeing the breakdown of the word in this way you can more easily learn and recognise the word.


Component Pinyin Meanings
窗帘 chuānglián 1. n. curtain

窗帘 ⇨ 窗 + 帘
Component Pinyin Meanings
chuāng 1. window
     窗戶hu - window
lián 1. a blind, screen, curtain
lián 2. sign hung in front of a tavern's entrance

窗 ⇨ 穴 + 囱
Component Pinyin Meanings
1. hole
2. cave, cavern, lair, den
chuāng 1. window
cōng 2. n. chimney, funnel
     窗戶hu - window

帘 ⇨ 穴 + 巾
Component Pinyin Meanings
1. hole
2. cave, cavern, lair, den
jīn 1. kerchief
2. towel
3. turban

囱 ⇨ 丶 + 囗 + 夂
Component Pinyin Meanings
zhǔ 1. dot
2. n. (Chinese calligraphy) the dot stroke (namedneeds checking
wéi, guó 1. usage. used as a shorthand for some other characters, including 圍 and 國
2. usage. This character (囗) is used for enclosures; if a square is used within a character, then the character is instead 口.
3. enclosure
chǔ, zhǐ 1. go or walk slowly
     (lb, cmn, archaic) of
2. usage. This character is easily confused with 夊 sui1, however this character means to catch up with someone from behind. (See Gao Shu-fan, 形音義綜合大字典.)