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English Definitionsingle parent
Simplified Script单亲
Traditional Script單親
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄉㄢ ㄑㄧㄣ
Cantonese (Jyutping)daan1can1
Part of Speech(形) adjective
Proficiency Test LevelTOP=Advanced
Word Decomposition
dānbill; list; form; single; only; sole; odd number
qīnparent; one's own (flesh and blood); relative; related; marriage; bride; close; intimate; in person; first-hand; in favor of; pro-; to kiss; (Internet slang) dear

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
单位dānwèiunit (of measure); unit (group of people as a whole); work unit (place of employment, esp. in the PRC prior to economic reform)
单纯dānchúnsimple; pure; unsophisticated; merely; purely
单独dāndúalone; by oneself; on one's own
Words With Same Tail Word    
探亲tànqīnto go home to visit one's family
相亲xiāngqīnblind date; arranged interview to evaluate a proposed marriage partner; to be deeply attached to each other
乡亲xiāngqīnfellow countryman (from the same village); local people; villager; the folks back home
令亲lìngqīnYour esteemed parent (honorific)
做亲zuòqīnto become related by marriage; to marry
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