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zhèn

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zhèn Meaning

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Pīnyīn Pronunciation
zhèn | zhen4
English translation
calm, composed; to control, to suppress

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About zhèn

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Number of strokes

18

Traditional form

zhèn

Contains the radical

jīn

Part of speech

Status morpheme / 状态语素 Zhuàngtài yǔsù

Learning hint

metal

Etymology of zhèn

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Type

pictophonetic

Positional decomposition

釒真

Semantic compound

jīn

Phonetic compound

zhēn

Explanation

Phonosemantic compound. jīn represents the meaning and zhēn represents the sound. Simplified form of zhèn .

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Words with zhèn

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FrequencySimplifiedMeaningTraditional
zhèn to calm zhèn
城镇 chéng zhèn town城鎮
小镇 xiǎo zhèn small town小鎮
乡镇 xiāngzhèn village鄉鎮
镇定 zhèndìng calm鎮定
镇静 zhènjìng calm鎮靜
镇压 zhèn yā suppression鎮壓
镇静剂 zhèn jìng jì tranquilizer鎮靜劑
镇长 zhèn zhǎng town headman鎮長
镇痛 zhèn tòng analgesic鎮痛
村镇 cūn zhèn hamlet (place)村鎮
坐镇 zuò zhèn to oversee坐鎮
城镇化 chéng zhèn huà urbanization城鎮化
镇江 Zhèn jiāng Zhenjiang prefecture level city in Jiangsu鎮江
冰镇 bīng zhèn iced冰鎮
集镇 jí zhèn town集鎮
景德镇 Jǐng dé zhèn Jingdezhen prefecture-level city in Jiangxi province 江西 Jiāng xī , famous for porcelain景德鎮
重镇 zhòng zhèn strategic town重鎮
市镇 shì zhèn small town市鎮
镇守 zhèn shǒu to protect鎮守
镇住 zhèn zhù to dominate鎮住
镇海 Zhèn hǎi Zhenhai district of Ningbo city 寧波市|宁波市 Níng bō shì [Níng​bō​shì], Zhejiang鎮海

zhèn Decomposition & Compounds

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