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Radicals in this Character

  • 廿 niàn twenty
  • kǒu mouth
  • pán splinter
  • spoon
  • huǒ fire
Pinyin Yale Jyutping English Definition for Chinese Text
yin1, yin3 jin1, jin3 swallow (family hirundinidae) / old variant of 宴[yan4]

Alternate meanings and pronunciations for this character

Pinyin Yale Jyutping English Definition for Chinese Text
yin1, yin3 jin1, jin3 Yan, a vassal state of Zhou in modern Hebei and Liaoning / north Hebei / the four Yan kingdoms of the Sixteen Kingdoms, namely: Former Yan 前燕 (337-370), Later Yan 後燕|后燕 (384-409), Southern Yan 南燕 (398-410), Northern Yan 北燕 (409-436) / surname Yan

Common Chinese Words Using 燕

Simplified Chinese Pinyin Yale Jyutping English Definition for Chinese Text
 
yin1, yin3 ji2 jin1, jin3 zi2 swallow
 
ngan2, ngan4 yin1, yin3 ngan2, ngan4 jin1, jin3 silver swallow / airplane (affectionate)
 
yin1, yin3 mak6 jin1, jin3 mak6 oats
 
yin1, yin3 wo1 jin1, jin3 wo1 swallow's nest

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