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radical. written language
Other meanings
[wén]   n./m./v. liberal arts, humanities; (used in old times for) copper cash; to tattoo
[wén]   char. script; written language; article; literary language; culture; etiquette; civil; refined; certain natural phenomenon; cover over (mistakes)
    written language
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.
n. Liu (a surname)
adj./adv. neat, uniform; identical, same; all ready or present; simultaneously
n. spot, speckle, stain, stripe
char. being of literary talent and simple style, refined, courteous (variant of 彬)
v. apply; spread, lay out; suffice
char. (formal) room used for study