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Translingual[edit]

shinjitai

simplified

traditional

Etymology[edit]

Simplified from  ( →  and  → ); compare .

Han character[edit]

(radical 167 +5, 10 strokes, cangjie input 金戈十 (CIJ), composition)

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  1. money, currency, coins
  2. a surname, listed second in the Baijiaxing and the family name of the kings of Wuyue

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Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(traditional , Jyutping cin4, cin2, Yale chin4, chin2)


Mandarin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(traditional , Pinyin qián (qian2), Qián (Qian2), Wade-Giles ch'ien2, Ch'ien2)

Noun[edit]

(simplified, Pinyin qián, measure word , traditional )

  1. money, fund
    我没有。 wǒ méiyǒu qián.
    I don't have money.
    多少? duōshao qián?
    How much does it cost?
  2. coin
  3. a Mace, an unit of weight; one tenth of a Tael ();approximately 3.78 grams

Proper noun[edit]

(simplified, Pinyin qián, traditional )

  1. A surname​.