Chinese name: 辶


English name: walk

Imagery: a path through the market

History of radical: This radical is called walk and it is always placed to the bottom left corner of a character. In oracle bones it is a picture of a foot above a path. Characters with this radical relates to path or distance.

For example:

  • 运(yùn): deliver
  • 过(guò): past
  • 近(jìn): near