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English Definitionto donate money; (monetary) contribution
Simplified Script献金
Traditional Script獻金
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄒㄧㄢˋ ㄐㄧㄣ
Cantonese (Jyutping)hin3gam1
Word Decomposition
xiànto offer; to present; to dedicate; to donate; to show; to put on display; worthy person (old)
jīngold; chemical element Au; generic term for lustrous and ductile metals; money; golden; highly respected; one of the eight ancient musical instruments 八音; (Chinese surname); surname Kim (Korean); Jurchen Jin dynasty (1115-1234)

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Words With Same Head Word    
献身xiànshēnto commit one's energy to; to devote oneself to; to sacrifice one's life for; (coll.) (of a woman) to give one's virginity to
献血xiànxuèto donate blood
献上xiànshàngto offer to God
献出xiànchūto offer; to give (as tribute); to devote (one's life); to sacrifice (oneself)
献媚xiànmèito ingratiate oneself with; to pander to
Words With Same Tail Word    
奖学金jiǎng xué jīnscholarship
资金zījīnfunds; funding; capital
奖金jiǎngjīnpremium; award money; bonus
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