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English Definitionearth (wire); ground
Simplified Script地线
Traditional Script地線
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄉㄧˋ ㄒㄧㄢˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)dei6sin3
Word Decomposition
earth; ground; field; place; land
线 xiànthread; string; wire; line

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
地方dìfangarea; place; space; room; territory
地区dìqūlocal; regional; district (not necessarily formal administrative unit); region; area; as suffix to city name, means prefecture or county (area administered by a prefecture level city or county level city)
地位dìwèiposition; status; place
地球dìqiúthe earth
Words With Same Tail Word    
路线lùxiànitinerary; route; political line (e.g. right revisionist road)
光线guāngxiànlight ray; light; illumination; lighting (for a photograph)
战线zhànxiànbattle line; battlefront; front
界线jièxiànlimits; bounds; dividing line
电线diànxiànwire; power cord
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