田(tián) rice field

Chinese name: 田

Pinyin: tián

English name: field

Imagery: a square rice field

History of radical: This radical is called field. In oracle bones it is a picture of a square rice field. Characters with this radical relate to fields or farming.

For example:

  • 男(nán): male
  • 界(jiè): border
  • 畜(chù): livestock

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