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Pronunciation
Mandarin xiàn
Cantonese (Jyutping)sin3
Japanese Kunsuji
Japanese Onsen
Korean (Hangul)
Korean (Yale)sen
Meaning
Definition thread, line, wire; clue
Character Rank
Traditional406
Simplified6940
Hong Kong Grade Level2
Common Words With This Character  
路線lùxiànitinerary; route; political line (e.g. right revisionist road)
光線guāngxiànlight ray; light; illumination; lighting (for a photograph)
戰線zhànxiànbattle line; battlefront; front
線路xiànlùline; circuit; wire; road; railway track; bus route
界線jièxiànlimits; bounds; dividing line
電線diànxiànwire; power cord
Related Characters
Simplified Script线
Semantic
Same Structure & Phonetic Component(Sign-in required)
Computer Encoding
Unicode U+7DDA
Big 5BD75
Input Method Codes
Cangjievfhae
Four Corner2693.2
WuBi 86xriy
WuBi 98xriy
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