qiáng
char. to make strong, to strengthen; by force
Other meanings
[qiáng]   adj. strong, powerful; resolute, steadfast; of a high standard; superior (to); plus
[qiǎng]   char. force, compel; strive, make an effort
[jiàng]   char. stubborn, unyielding
    bow

Simplified Chinese

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Traditional Chinese

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Simplified stroke orders are based on the 'Standard of National Commonly-used Mandarin Chinese Characters (现代汉语通用字笔顺规范)', issued by the China National Language and Character Working Committee (国家语言文字工作委员会) on April 7th 1997. Traditional stroke orders are based on information issued by the Taiwan Ministry of Education.
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qiáng bī
v. to compel, force
qiáng shēn jiàn tǐ
phr. build up a good physique and improve one's health
fù guó qiáng bīng
idiom. to make the country rich and its military force efficient