Chinese Word Entry

Simplified Chinese form:

Mandarin (Zhuyin): ㄑㄧㄢ
Mandarin (Pinyin): qiān
Cantonese (Jyutping): hin1
Definitions:
  1. to lead along

  2. to pull (an animal on a tether)

  3. (bound form) to involve

  4. to draw in


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Chinese characters used in this word

pull, tug, drag, lead by hand
Readings
Mandarin: ㄑㄧㄢ (qiān), ㄑㄧㄢˋ (qiàn)
Cantonese: hin1
Japanese: ケン (ken) / ひ.く (hiku)
Korean: 견 (gyeon)
Vietnamese: khiên, khản
Variants
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