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zhèn

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zhèn Meaning

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Pīnyīn Pronunciation
zhèn | zhen4
English translation
disposition of troops
wave
spate
burst
spell
short period of time
classifier for events or states of short duration
row, column; ranks, troop formation

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About zhèn

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Number of strokes

6

Traditional form

zhèn

Contains the radical

Part of speech

Noun / 名词 míng cí Míngcí

Learning hint

A formation of soldiers  Chē

Etymology of zhèn

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Type

ideographic

Positional decomposition

阝车

Explanation

Simplified form of zhèn . Depicts a group () of soldiers in chariots ( chē ).

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Example sentences using zhèn

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除下 le 一阵 yī zhèn 大雨 dà yǔ wài ,天气 tiānqì 还是 háishi hěn hǎo de .

The weather was good except for an occasional shower.

zhǎo 什么 shénme 东西 dōngxī ne ? zài de 办公室 bàngōngshì 里东找西 fān hǎo 一阵子 yī zhèn zi le .

What are you looking for? you've nosed about in my office.

cǎo gěi 阳光 yángguāng shài le ,发出 fā chū 一阵 yī zhèn jiào 人意 rén yì 满心 mǎn xīn huān de 收获 shōuhuò de 芳香 fāng xiāng 气息 qì xī .

The sunburnt grass breathed a harvest breath of dry sweetness and content.

伤员 shāng yuán 发出 fā chū 一阵 yī zhèn 痛苦 tòngkǔ de 叫喊 jiào hǎn shēng .

The wounded man let out a cry of pain.

鞭子 biān zi xiǎng ,猎狗 liè gǒu 发出 fā chū 一阵 yī zhèn háo jiào .

A hound yelped briefly as a whip cracked.

Words with zhèn

Explore 20 words and sayings that include the Chinese character zhèn in their composition.

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FrequencySimplifiedMeaningTraditional
一阵 yī zhèn a burst一陣
zhèn wave zhèn
一阵子 yī zhèn zi a while一陣子
阵容 zhènróng troop arrangement陣容
阵地 zhèndì position陣地
对阵 duì zhèn poised for battle對陣
阵营 zhèn yíng camp陣營
上阵 shàng zhèn to go into battle上陣
阵亡 zhèn wáng to die in battle陣亡
阵子 zhèn zi period of time陣子
阵线 zhèn xiàn line of battle陣線
矩阵 jǔ zhèn array矩陣
阵雨 zhèn yǔ shower陣雨
助阵 zhù zhèn to cheer助陣
阵痛 zhèn tòng labor pains陣痛
阵势 zhèn shì battle array陣勢
阵风 zhèn fēng gust陣風
方阵 fāng zhèn phalanx方陣
雷阵雨 léi zhèn yǔ thunder shower雷陣雨
冲锋陷阵 chōng fēng xiàn zhèn to charge and break through enemy lines衝鋒陷陣

zhèn Decomposition & Compounds

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zhèn Decomposition

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