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English Definitionbecause; owing to; on account of
Traditional Script因為
Simplified Script因为
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄧㄣ ㄨㄟˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)jan1wai6
Part of Speech(连) conjunction, (副) adverb
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=2; TOP=Basic
Word Decomposition
yīncause; reason; because
wèibecause of; for; to

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Words With Same Head Word    
因此yīncǐthus; consequently; as a result
因素yīnsùelement; factor
因而yīn'értherefore; as a result; thus; and as a result, ...
因果yīnguǒkarma; cause and effect
因病yīnbìngbecause of sickness
Words With Same Tail Word    
特為tèwèifor a specific purpose; specially
犍為qiánwèiQianwei county in Leshan 樂山, Sichuan
圍長為wéi cháng wèigirt
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