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See also: حين‎, خين‎, جئن‎, جین, and خین

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چین (çîn)

  1. China

PersianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

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PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [t͡ʃin], [t͡ʃiːn]

NounEdit

چین (čin) (plural چین‌ها (čin-hâ))

  1. wrinkle
  2. crease
  3. fold
 
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Etymology 2Edit

From Middle Persian 𐭰𐭩𐭭 (čīn, China), ultimately from Sanskrit चीन (cīna).

Proper nounEdit

چین (Čin)

  1. China
    جمهوری چین‎ ― Jomhuri-ye Činthe Republic of China
    جمهوری خلق چین‎ ― Jomhuri-ye Xalq-e Činthe People's Republic of China
  2. (obsolete) East Turkestan

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UrduEdit

 
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Proper nounEdit

چین (cīnm (Hindi spelling चीन)

  1. China