Last modified on 22 June 2014, at 12:29

See also: qian, , and

TranslingualEdit

shinjitai

simplified

traditional

EtymologyEdit

Simplified from ( and ); compare .

Han characterEdit

(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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CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

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

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MandarinEdit

PronunciationEdit

HanziEdit

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

  1. coin
    • [Beijing Mandarin, MSC, trad. and simp.]gǔ qián [Pinyin] — ancient coin
    • 铜钱 [Beijing Mandarin, MSC, trad. and simp.]tóngqián [Pinyin] — cooper (coin)

NounEdit

(simplified, Pinyin qián, classifier , traditional )

  1. money; cash
  2. money; fund

Proper nounEdit

(simplified, Pinyin qián, traditional )

  1. A surname​. Qian
  2. a Mace, an unit of weight; one tenth of a Tael ();approximately 3.78 grams