What does “ 福 ” mean in Chinese ?
The Character 福 means “Blessing” and “happiness” in Chinese. [cleeng_content id=”496016521″ description=”Related words including : 幸福，福气，福祉” price=”0.49″ t=”article” referral=”0.05″]We usually put it on the window and the entrances during Chinese new year. We believe the red 福（Fú）will bring good luck and fortune to the new year. Sometimes, we put it upside-down. That means 福到 (pronounced as fu2 dao4), blessing arrived.[/cleeng_content] More English explanation can be found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fu_character.