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寿
shòu
char. (of life) long; age; birthday (of elderly people); (euphemism) funerary, for burial
    inch (for 寿)
    scholar (for )

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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寿
cháng shòu
n. longevity, long life
寿
shòu mìng
n. life, lifespan
寿
shòu xīng
n. the god of longevity, usually referring to the person who is celebrating his or her birthday
寿
zuò shòu
v. celebrate the birthday (for a senior person)
寿
shòu zhōng zhèng qǐn
idiom. to die a natural death, to die in one's bed; (of things) come to an end
寿
bài shòu
v. to extend birthday congratulations (usually to a senior person)
寿
shòu yī
n. shroud, grave clothes, last garments