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捍卫

Word definition:

Simplified
Pīnyīn
English Definition Add a new word to the dictionary Traditional
HSK
to defend / to uphold / to safeguard
HSK 6

Character decomposition:

CharacterTot Str
Rad / Str
Mandarin
Pīnyīn
Unihan Definition
standalone and in compounds
Jyutping
Cantonese
Variant
Four corner
Cangjie
splitcomponent searchdrawdetailspronouncebaikeskritter
 *捍* | 捍* | *捍
10画
ward off, guard against, defend
5604.1
QAMJ
component searchdrawdetailspronouncebaikeskritter
 *卫* | 卫* | *卫
3画
guard, protect, defend
1710
SLM

Word decomposition:

SimplifiedEnglish Definition
to defend / to uphold / to safeguard
charactercopypronouncebaikeskritterexampleCorrect
  *捍* | 捍* | *捍
variant of
charactercopypronouncebaikeskritterexampleCorrect
  *捍* | 捍* | *捍
to ward off (a blow) / to withstand / to defend
 
charactercopypronouncebaikeskritterexampleCorrect
  *卫* | 卫* | *卫
surname Wei / vassal state during the Zhou Dynasty (1066-221 BC), located in present day Henan and Hebei Provinces
 
charactercopypronouncebaikeskritterexampleCorrect
  *卫* | 卫* | *卫
to guard / to protect / to defend / abbr. for 衛生|卫生, hygiene / health / abbr. for 衛生間|卫生间, toilet


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