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English Definitionthousand
See alsoqiān a swing (from traditional character )
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Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo) ㄑㄧㄢ
Cantonese (Jyutping)cin1
Part of Speech(数) numeral
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Proficiency Test LevelHSK=2; TOP=Basic

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Words With Same Head Word    
千万qiānwànten million; countless; many; one must by all means
千瓦qiānwǎkilowatt (unit of electric power)
千方百计qiān fāng bǎi jìlit. thousand ways, a hundred plans (idiom); by every possible means
千军万马qiān jūn wàn mǎmagnificent army with thousands of men and horses (idiom); impressive display of manpower; all the King's horses and all the King's men
Words With Same Tail Word    
数千shùqiānseveral thousands
两千liǎngqiāntwo thousand
几千jǐqiānseveral thousand
四千sìqiānfour thousand; 4000
八千bāqiāneight thousand; 8000
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