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ㄕㄥ ˇ

shěng

frugal

省 is a 9 stroke, simplified and traditional Chinese character and is pronounced as shěng in the third tone, however it can also be pronounced as xǐng.

It is made up of the components (few) and (eye).

  • ㄕㄥ ˇ

    shěng

    frugal

    • ㄕㄠ ˇ

      shǎo

      few

    • ㄇㄨ ˋ

      eye

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I have an eye for the small amount things
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Pronunciation

We found 2 pronunciations for 省

shěng
xǐng

Definitions for 省 pronounced as shěng

  • to save
  • to economize
  • to do without
  • to omit
  • to leave out
  • province
  • CL:個|个[ge4]

Definitions for 省 pronounced as xǐng

  • to inspect
  • to examine
  • to be aware
  • to pay a visit (to one's parents or elders)

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