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English Definitionexample; mirror; to view; reflection; to reflect; to inspect; to warn; (ancient bronze mirror)
See alsojiàn variant of (from traditional character )
jiàn old variant of (from traditional character )
jiàn variant of (from traditional character )
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Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo) ㄐㄧㄢˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)gaam3

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Words With Same Head Word    
鉴定jiàndìngto appraise; to identify; to evaluate
鉴别jiànbiéto differentiate; to distinguish
鉴价jiànjiàto appraise; appraisal; valuation
鉴识jiànshíto identify; to detect
鉴赏jiànshǎngto appreciate
Words With Same Tail Word    
年鉴niánjiànannual report; yearbook; almanac
龙龛手鉴lóng kān shǒu jiànLongkan Shoujian, Chinese character dictionary from 997 AD containing 26,430 entries, with radicals placed into 240 rhyme groups and arranged according to the four tones, and the rest of the characters similarly arranged under each radical
风月宝鉴fēngyuè bǎo jiànPrecious Mirror for the Romantic
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