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前面
Main
English Definitionahead; in front; preceding; above
Simplified Script前面
Traditional ScriptSame
Pinyinqiánmiàn
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄑㄧㄢˊ ㄇㄧㄢˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)cin4min6
Word Decomposition
qiánfront; forward; ahead; first; top (followed by a number); future; ago; before; BC (e.g. 前293年); former; formerly
miànface; side; surface; aspect; top; measure word for flat surfaces such as drums, mirrors, flags, etc.

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Words With Same Head Word    
前途qiántúprospects; future outlook; journey
前天qiántiānthe day before yesterday
前年qiánniánthe year before last
前进qiánjìnto go forward; to forge ahead; to advance; onward
前后qiánhòuaround; from beginning to end; all around; front and rear
Words With Same Tail Word    
方面fāngmiànrespect; aspect; field; side
见面jiànmiànto meet; to see each other
全面quánmiànall-around; comprehensive; total; overall
片面piànmiànunilateral; one-sided
南面nánmiànsouth side; south
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