zhōu
n. porridge, congee, gruel (made of rice, millet, et.)
Other meanings
[yù]   char. (lit.) to bear, to give birth to
    rice
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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.
EXAMPLES
sēng duō zhōu shǎo
phr. There are too many (Buddhist) monks and too little gruel, cannot meet the needs of the people
dà mǐ zhōu
n. rice porridge
mài piàn zhōu
n. oatmeal, porridge
mǐ zhōu
n. porridge
hē zhōu
v. have some porridge
là bā zhōu
n. Laba congee, Laba porridge