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Pronunciation
Mandarin nán, nan, nàn
Cantonese (Jyutping)naan4, naan6
Meaning
Definition difficult, arduous, hard; unable
Character Rank
Simplified291
常用字表295
Common Words With This Character  
困难kùnnandifficult; challenging; straitened circumstances; difficult situation
难受nánshòuto feel unwell; to suffer pain; to be difficult to bear
难看nánkànugly; unsightly
难过nánguòto feel sad; to feel unwell; (of life) to be difficult
难道nándàodon't tell me ...; could it be that...?
难以nányǐhard to (predict, imagine etc)
Related Characters
Traditional Script
Semantic
Specialized Semantic
Same Structure & Phonetic Component(Sign-in required)
Computer Encoding
Unicode U+96BE
GB2312C4D1
Input Method Codes
Cangjieeog
Four Corner7041
WuBi 86cwyg
WuBi 98cwyg
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