chen

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See also: Chen, chēn, chén, chěn, chèn, and -chen

Mandarin[edit]

Romanization[edit]

chen

  1. Nonstandard spelling of chēn.
  2. Nonstandard spelling of chén.
  3. Nonstandard spelling of chěn.
  4. Nonstandard spelling of chèn.

Usage notes[edit]

  • English transcriptions of Mandarin speech often fail to distinguish between the critical tonal differences employed in the Mandarin language, using words such as this one without the appropriate indication of tone.

Old French[edit]

Noun[edit]

chen m (oblique plural chens, nominative singular chens, nominative plural chen)

  1. Alternative form of chien.