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Pronunciation
Mandarin lòu
Cantonese (Jyutping)lau6
Meaning
Definition carve, inlay, engrave, tattoo
Character Rank
Simplified3778
Common Words With This Character  
镂刻lòukèto carve; to engrave
镂空lòukōngopenwork; fretwork
镌镂juānlòuto engrave
蚀镂shílòuetch
铭心镂骨míng xīn lòu gǔengraved in one's heart and carved in one's bones (idiom); to remember a benefactor as long as one lives; undying gratitude
Related Characters
Traditional Script
Same Structure & Phonetic Component(Sign-in required)
Computer Encoding
Unicode U+9542
GB2312EFCE
Input Method Codes
Cangjiecfdv
Four Corner8974
WuBi 86qovg
WuBi 98qovg
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