hǎi
n. sea; big lake; (fig.) large mass of (people or animals or things)
Other meanings
[hǎi]   char. foreign; large (of capacity or size of a container)
    water

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
qīng hǎi
n. Qinghai Province
rén shān rén hǎi
phr. be filled with people
dà hǎi
n. sea, ocean
hái shuǐ
n. seawater
hǎi miàn
n. sea level; sea surface
hóng hǎi
n. the Red Sea (between Africa and Arabia Peninsula)
lí hǎi
n. Caspian Sea