North in chinese characters
The character 北（ㄅㄟˇ） means north. Here is the stroke order animation and pronunciation. Here are the individual strokes for writing the character. Here is the definition in Taiwanese Mandarin. Here is the evolution of 北.
北（ㄅㄟˇ）回（ㄏㄨㄟˊ）歸（ㄍㄨㄟ）線（ㄒㄧㄢˋ） – Tropic of Cancer; the Tropic of Cancer passes through Taiwan