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民间
Main
English Definitionamong the people; popular; folk; non-governmental; involving people rather than governments
Simplified Script民间
Traditional Script民間
Pinyinmínjiān
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄇㄧㄣˊ ㄐㄧㄢ
Cantonese (Jyutping)man4gaan1
Part of Speech(名) noun
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=6; TOP=Intermediate
Word Decomposition
mínthe people; nationality; citizen; (Chinese surname)
jiānbetween; among; within a definite time or space; room; section of a room or lateral space between two pairs of pillars; measure word for rooms

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Words With Same Head Word    
民族mínzúnationality; ethnic group
民主mínzhǔdemocracy
民国mínguóRepublic of China (1912-1949); used instead of reign name by the nationalist government, then by Taiwan; used in PRC as reign name of a former dynasty
民兵mínbīngpeople's militia; militia; militiaman
民众mínzhòngpopulace; masses; the people
Words With Same Tail Word    
时间shíjiāntime; period
房间fángjiānroom
中间zhōngjiānbetween; intermediate; mid; middle
期间qījiānperiod of time; time; time period; period
空间kōngjiānspace
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