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Pronunciation
Mandarin yīn
Cantonese (Jyutping)jan1
Japanese Kunyoru, chinamu, yotte
Japanese Onin
Korean (Hangul)
Korean (Yale)in
Vietnamesenhân
Meaning
Definition cause, reason; by; because (of)
Character Rank
Traditional98
Simplified107
常用字表96
Hong Kong Grade Level2
Common Words With This Character  
因为yīnwèibecause; owing to; on account of
因此yīncǐthus; consequently; as a result
原因yuányīncause; origin; root cause; reason
因素yīnsùelement; factor
因而yīn'értherefore; as a result; thus; and as a result, ...
基因jīyīngene (loanword)
Related Characters
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Computer Encoding
Unicode U+56E0
Big 5A65D
GB2312D2F2
Input Method Codes
Cangjiewk
Four Corner6043.0
WuBi 86ldi
WuBi 98ldi
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