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Main
English Definitionto see; to meet; to appear (to be something); to interview
See alsoxiàn to appear; also written
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Pinyinjiàn
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo) ㄐㄧㄢˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)gin3
Part of Speech(动) verb
Proficiency Test LevelTOP=Basic

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Words With Same Head Word    
见面jiànmiànto meet; to see each other
见解jiànjiěopinion; view; understanding
见识jiànshiknowledge and experience; to increase one's knowledge
见证jiànzhèngto be witness to; witness; evidence
见效jiànxiàoto have the desired effect
Words With Same Tail Word    
意见yìjiànidea; opinion; suggestion; objection; complaint
看见kànjiànto see; to catch sight of
听见tīngjiànto hear
再见zàijiàngoodbye; see you again later
会见huìjiànto meet with (somebody who is paying a visit)
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