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ㄘㄨㄥ ˊ

cóng

from

从 is a 4 stroke, simplified Chinese character and is pronounced as cóng in the second tone, however it can also be pronounced as zòng.

In traditional Chinese the character is used.

  • ㄘㄨㄥ ˊ

    cóng

    from

    • ㄖㄣ ˊ

      rén

      person

16 stories have been written about this character — see all
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one person following the other
by dyoung

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you walk from here to there to join two people.
by connor0604

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It is a person following another person.
by dcloobeck

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Two people going from one place to another.
by dosemobor99

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A friend following another friend.
by ljohnson48

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Pronunciation

We found 2 pronunciations for 从

cóng
zòng

Definitions for 从 pronounced as cóng

  • surname Cong
  • from
  • through
  • via
  • to follow
  • to obey
  • to engage in (an activity)
  • never (in negative sentence)
  • (Taiwan pr. [zong4]) retainer
  • assistant
  • accomplice
  • related by common paternal grandfather or earlier ancestor

Definitions for 从 pronounced as zòng

  • second cousin

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