Chen

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See also: chen, chén, chèn, Chén, chēn, chěn, -chen, and ch'en

Translingual[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

New Latin, from Ancient Greek χήν (khḗn, wild goose, Anser cinereus)

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Chen f

  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Anatidae – often included in genus Anser, including the snow goose.

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Mandarin (Chén).

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Noun[edit]

Chen (plural Chens)

  1. (US, ethnic slur, offensive) A Chinese person whose name is not known to the speaker.

Proper noun[edit]

Chen

  1. A surname of Chinese origin.

See also[edit]

  • Chan (Cantonese variant)
  • Tan (Hokkien variant)
  • Trần (Vietnamese variant)

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Chen

  1. Rōmaji transcription of チェン