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English Definitiontopolect; dialect; the first Chinese dialect dictionary, edited by Yang Xiong 扬雄 in 1st century, containing over 9000 characters
Simplified Script方言
Traditional ScriptSame
Pinyinfāngyán
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄈㄤ ㄧㄢˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)fong1jin4
Part of Speech(名) noun
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=6
Word Decomposition
fāngsquare; power or involution (mathematics); upright; honest; fair and square; direction; side; party (to a contract, dispute etc); place; method; prescription (medicine); just when; only or just; measure word for square things; abbr. for square or cubic meter; (Chinese surname)
yánwords; speech; to say; to talk

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Words With Same Head Word    
方面fāngmiànrespect; aspect; field; side
方向fāngxiàngdirection; orientation; path to follow
方便fāngbiànconvenient; to help out; to make things easy for people; convenience; suitable; having money to spare; (euphemism) to go to the toilet
方法fāngfǎmethod; way; means
方式fāngshìway; manner; style; mode; pattern
Words With Same Tail Word    
语言yǔyánlanguage
发言fāyánto make a speech; statement; utterance
宣言xuānyándeclaration; manifesto
寓言yùyánfable
谣言yáoyánrumor
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