人犯

MandarinEdit

simpl. and trad.

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin rénfàn
Zhuyin ㄖㄣˊ ㄈㄢˋ
IPA (key) /ʐən³⁵ fa̠n⁵¹/

NounEdit

人犯 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin rénfàn)

  1. (archaic) a suspect in a criminal case

Usage notesEdit

  • When talking about suspects in criminal cases, fànzuì xiányírén 犯罪嫌疑人 is more commonly used in contemporary contexts than rénfàn 人犯

SynonymsEdit

  • 犯罪嫌疑人

See alsoEdit

Last modified on 8 April 2014, at 06:16