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Pronunciation
Mandarin fān
Cantonese (Jyutping)faan1, pun1
Japanese Kuntsugai, tsugau, tsugaeru
Japanese Onban, han
Korean (Hangul)
Korean (Yale)pen, pan
Vietnamesedẻo, phen
Meaning
Definition to take turns; a turn, a time; to repeat
Character Rank
Traditional1560
Simplified1267
常用字表1449
Hong Kong Grade Level4
Common Words With This Character  
番茄fānqiétomato
三番五次sān fān wǔ cìover and over again (idiom)
更番gēngfānalternately; by turns
生番shēngfānbarbarian; aboriginal savage
番刀fāndāotype of machete used by Taiwan aborigines, worn at the waist in an open-sided scabbard
Related Characters
Historical Variant
Same Structure & Phonetic Component(Sign-in required)
Computer Encoding
Unicode U+756A
Big 5B566
GB2312B7AC
Input Method Codes
Cangjiehdw
Four Corner2060.9
WuBi 86tolf
WuBi 98tolf
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