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English Definitionnotion; thought; concept; sense; views; ideology; general impressions
Simplified Script观念
Traditional Script觀念
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄍㄨㄢ ㄋㄧㄢˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)gun1nim6
Part of Speech(名) noun
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=5; TOP=Intermediate
Word Decomposition
guānto look at; to watch; to observe; to behold; to advise; concept; point of view; outlook
niànto read; to study (a subject); to attend (a school); to read aloud; to miss (somebody); idea; remembrance; twenty (banker's anti-fraud numeral corresponding to 廿, 20)

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Words With Same Head Word    
观众guānzhòngspectators; audience; visitors (to an exhibition etc)
观察guāncháto observe; to watch; to survey; to examine; observation; view; perspective
观点guāndiǎnpoint of view; viewpoint; standpoint
观看guānkànto watch; to view
观测guāncèto observe; to survey; observation (scientific etc)
Words With Same Tail Word    
留念liúniànto keep as a souvenir; to recall fondly
纪念jìniànto commemorate; to remember
概念gàiniànconcept; idea
想念xiǎngniànto miss; to remember with longing; to long to see again
信念xìnniànfaith; belief; conviction
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