chuàng
v. to initiate, to begin
Other meanings
[chuāng]   n. wound, injury, trauma; to inflict casualties on
    knife (for )
    knife (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.
EXAMPLES
chuàng zào
v./n. create; creation
chuàng yì
n. originality, creativity
chuàng lì
v. establish, found
chuàng shǐ
v. originate, start, open, begin
chuàng kān
v. start publishing, found a journal
chuàng shè
v. establish, found, create