char. mother; female elders (in the clan); (fig.) origin, mother; nut
Other meanings
[mǔ]   adj. female (animals or birds)
[mǔ]   radical. mother
    mother

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.
EXAMPLES
mǔ qin
n. mother
bó mǔ
n. father's older brother's wife, aunt
zú mǔ
n. grandmother on father's side
fù mǔ
n. parents
mǔ ài
n. mother's love
luó mǔ
n. screw nut