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English Definitionto migrate; to move
Simplified Script迁徙
Traditional Script遷徙
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄑㄧㄢ ㄒㄧˇ
Cantonese (Jyutping)cin1saai2
Part of Speech(动) verb
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=6
Word Decomposition
qiānto move; to shift; to change (a position or location etc); to promote
(literary) to change one's residence

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
迁就qiānjiùto yield; to adapt to; to accommodate to (something)
迁移qiānyíto migrate; to move
迁都qiāndūto move the capital (city)
迁入qiānrùto move in (to new lodging)
迁安qiān'ānQian'an county level city in Tangshan 唐山, Hebei
Words With Same Tail Word    
转徙zhuǎnxǐto migrate; to move house
民族大迁徙mínzú dà qiānxǐgreat migration of peoples
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