char. the end of the lunar year (not used alone)
Other meanings
[là]   char. preserved meat, cured fish (done in the 12th lunar month)
[xī]   char. (lit.) dry meat
    moon (for )
    meat (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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là yuè
n. the 12th lunar month