Chinese Word Entry

眉間

Simplified Chinese form: 眉间

Mandarin (Zhuyin): ㄇㄟˊ ㄐㄧㄢ
Mandarin (Pinyin): méi jiān
Cantonese (Jyutping): mei4 gaan1
Definitions:
  1. the flat area of forehead between the eyebrows

  2. glabella


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Chinese characters used in this word

eyebrow, eyebrows, upper margin of book
Readings
Mandarin: ㄇㄟˊ (méi)
Cantonese: mei4
Japanese: ビ (bi)、 ミ (mi) / まゆ (mayu)
Korean: 미 (mi)
Vietnamese: my, mi

interval, space, place, between
Readings
Mandarin: ㄐㄧㄢ (jiān), ㄐㄧㄢˋ (jiàn), ㄐㄧㄢˇ (jiǎn)
Cantonese: gaan1, gaan3
Japanese: カン (kan)、 ケン (ken) / あいだ (aida)、 ま (ma)、 あい (ai)、 しずか (shizuka)
Korean: 간 (gan)
Vietnamese: gian
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