( chǔ )

The English meaning of ( chǔ ) is:

1 distinct2 clear3 orderly4 pain5 suffering6 deciduous bush used in Chinese medicine (genus Vitex)7 punishment cane (old)8 surname Chu9 abbr. for Hubei ( běi shěng) and Hunan ( nán shěng) provinces together10 Chinese kingdom during the Spring and Autumn and Warring States Periods (722-221 BC)