This website uses cookies. Find out more or .
radical. dipper
Other meanings
[dòu]   v. fight; make animals fight (as a game); contest with; come close together
[dǒu]   m./n. unit for measuring grain; (ancient) grain container, wine vessel; (astronomy) Big Dipper; object shaped like a cup or dipper; whorls of a fingerprint
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./m./v. material; making; fodder, manure; to anticipate; to take care of; pill (measure word for Chinese medicine)
adj./v. slanting, askew; tilt, slant, slope
n. ancient measuring vessel (approx 50 liter)
v. pour (tea or wine) into a cup or bowl