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qiān

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qiān Meaning

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Pīnyīn Pronunciation
qiān | qian1
English translation
thousand
a swing
thousand; many, numerous; very

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About qiān

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Number of strokes

3

Traditional form

qiān

Contains the radical

shí

Part of speech

Numeral / 数词 shù cí Shù cí

Etymology of qiān

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Positional decomposition

丿十

Explanation

Phonosemantic compound. represents the meaning and rén represents the sound.

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Example sentences using qiān

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看来 kàn lai , 不管 bùguǎn shuí jiǎng ,故事 gùshì dōu shì 千篇一律 qiān piān yī lǜ de .

All stories seemed dreadfully alike, no matter who told them.

现在 xiànzài fēn le 一千 duō běn 小册子 xiǎo cè zi .

Over a thousand copies of the pamphlet have now been given out.

zhè běn 小册子 xiǎo cè zi 发行 fāxíng le 六千 běn .

The pamphlet went out in 6000 copies.

这些 zhè xiē shù de 系谱可以 kěyǐ 追溯 zhuī sù dào 数千年 qián .

These trees have pedigrees stretching back thousands of years.

de 年收入 nián shōu rù Cóng wèi 超过 chāoguò 二千美元 Měi yuán .

His earnings never amouted to more than 2000 dollars a year.

Words with qiān

Explore 21 words and sayings that include the Chinese character qiān in their composition.

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FrequencySimplifiedMeaningTraditional
千万 qiānwàn ten million千萬
qiān thousand qiān
几千 jǐ qiān several thousand幾千
千瓦 qiān wǎ kilowatt (unit of electric power)千瓦 qiān wǎ
成千上万 chéng qiān shàng wàn innumerable成千上萬
千方百计 qiānfāngbǎijì lit. thousand ways, a hundred plans (idiom); by every possible means千方百計
千克 qiān kè kilogram千克 qiān kè
千金 qiān jīn money and riches千金 qiān jīn
千米 qiān mǐ kilometer千米 qiān mǐ
千古 qiān gǔ for all eternity千古 qiān gǔ
千伏 qiān fú kilovolt千伏 qiān fú
千家万户 qiān jiā wàn hù every family (idiom)千家萬戶
千真万确 qiān zhēn wàn què manifold千真萬確
千年 qiān nián millennium千年 qiān nián
秋千 qiū qiān swing (seat hung from a frame or branch)鞦韆
千载难逢 qiān zǎi nán féng extremely rare (idiom)千載難逢
千秋 qiān qiū a thousand years千秋 qiān qiū
成百上千 chéng bǎi shàng qiān hundreds成百上千 chéng bǎi shàng qiān
千辛万苦 qiān xīn wàn kǔ with difficulty千辛萬苦
数以千计 shù yǐ qiān jì thousands (of sth)數以千計
千里迢迢 qiān lǐ tiáo tiáo from distant parts千里迢迢 qiān lǐ tiáo tiáo

qiān Decomposition & Compounds

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qiān Decomposition

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qiān Compounds

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  • qiān
    • chóng
      • Dǒng
        • dǒng ,
      • dòng
        • xx
      • zhōng
      • zhǒng , zhǒng , zhǒng , chòng , dòng , tuǎn , zhōng , , , , , , , , , , zhǒng , , , ,
    • shé
      • huó
      • shě
        • shá , Shū , shē , shá , shě , , , , shè ,
      • huà , luàn , kuò , tián , , kuò , , guā , tiǎn , tián , shì , guā , huó , guā , guā , kuò , xiān , tiǎn , kuò , guā , , , , , tián , , , , , shì , , , , huà , , , guā , guā
    • qiān
    • chā
      • chā , shà , chā , , , , , ,
    • guāi , chàn , qiàn , jiān , qiān , qiān , qiān , qiān , qiān kè , chuí , qiān wǎ , qiān , qiān , , , , , , , , , , qiān
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