肉 - Dong Chinese dictionary

ròu

meat

Pictograph of a piece of meat.

Evolution

肉 Oracle script (~1250-1000 BC)

Oracle script

(~1250-1000 BC)
肉 Seal script Shuowen (~100 AD)

Seal script

Shuowen (~100 AD)
肉 Clerical script Qin dynasty (221-206 BC)

Clerical script

Qin dynasty (221-206 BC)
肉 Regular script Modern

Regular script

Modern
Definitions

 

ròu

flesh; meat; KangXi radical 130; pulp (of a fruit); (coll.) (of a fruit) squashy; (of a person) flabby; irresolute; Kangxi radical 130

Most common words with 肉
Freq.
Word
Meaning

meat

肌肉

muscle

牛肉

beef

猪肉

pork

鸡肉

chicken meat

Component uses

Meaning component in 5 characters

Iconic component in 6 characters

Unknown component in 1 character

Deleted component in 1 character