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Main
English Definitionto offer; to present; to dedicate; to donate; to show; to put on display; worthy person (old)
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Pinyinxiàn
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo) ㄒㄧㄢˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)hin3
Part of Speech(动) verb

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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    
贡献gòngxiànto contribute; to dedicate; to devote; contribution
奉献fèngxiànto offer respectfully; to consecrate; to dedicate; to devote
文献wénxiàndocument
捐献juānxiànto donate; to contribute; donation; contribution
呈献chéngxiànto present respectfully
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