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Main
English Definitioncoin; money; unit of weight, one tenth of a tael ; (Chinese surname)
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Pinyinqián
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
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Zhuyin (Bopomofo) ㄑㄧㄢˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)cin2
Part of Speech(名) noun
Measure Words
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=1; TOP=Basic

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钱财qiáncáiwealth; money
钱串qiánchuànstring of cash
钱包qiánbāopurse; wallet
钱塘qiántángQiantang River that loops around Hangzhou 杭州 in Zhejiang Province 浙江省
钱夹qiánjiāwallet
Words With Same Tail Word    
零钱língqiánchange (of money); small change; pocket money
找钱zhǎoqiánto give change
有钱yǒuqiánwell-off; wealthy
工钱gōngqiánsalary; wages
金钱jīnqiánmoney; currency
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