(quàn)

HSK 5

Meaning

  1. advise
  2. to urge
  3. persuade

Stroke Order

Traditional Chinese


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Pinyin Converter

  • quàn > quan4

  • 1: First Tone 一声
  • 2: Second Tone 二声
  • 3: Third Tone 三声
  • 4: Fourth Tone 四声
  • 5: Fifth Tone (neutral) 五声

Words sharing similar characters

Hanzi Pinyin Meaning
哀劝 āi quàn to persuade by all possible means/to implore
惩恶劝善 chéng è quàn shàn see 懲惡揚善|惩恶扬善[chéng è yáng shàn]
奉劝 fèng quàn may I offer a bit of advice
规劝 guī quàn to advise
哄劝 hǒng quàn to coax
解劝 jiě quàn to soothe/to pacify/to mollify/to mediate (in a dispute etc)
禄劝 Lù quàn Luquan Yizu Miaozu autonomous county in Yunnan
屡劝不听 lǚ quàn bù tīng refusing to listen to advice or remonstrance/incorrigible
禄劝县 Lù quàn xiàn Luquan Yi and Miao autonomous county in Kunming 昆明[Kūn míng], Yunnan
禄劝彝族苗族自治县 Lù quàn Yí zú Miáo zú Zì zhì xiàn Luquan Yi and Miao autonomous county in Kunming 昆明[Kūn míng], Yunnan
劝导 quàn dǎo to advise/to attempt to convince
劝动 quàn dòng to incite
劝服 quàn fú prevail/convince
劝告 quàn gào to advise/to urge/to exhort/exhortation/advice/CL:席[xí]
劝和 quàn hé to mediate/to urge peace
劝化 quàn huà to exhort (sb) to live a virtuous life (Buddhism)/to beg for alms
劝架 quàn jià to mediate in a quarrel/to intervene in a dispute and try to calm things down
劝驾 quàn jià to urge sb to accept a post/to urge sb to agree to do sth
劝谏 quàn jiàn to admonish
劝教 quàn jiào to advise and teach/to persuade and instruct
劝戒 quàn jiè variant of 勸誡|劝诫[quàn jiè]
劝解 quàn jiě conciliation/mediation/to mollify/to propitiate/to reconcile
劝诫 quàn jiè to exhort/to admonish
劝酒 quàn jiǔ to urge sb to drink alcohol
劝课 quàn kè to encourage and supervise (esp. state officials promoting agriculture)
劝勉 quàn miǎn to advise/to encourage
劝农 quàn nóng to promote agriculture
劝农使 quàn nóng shǐ envoy charge with promoting agriculture (in Han dynasty)
劝善惩恶 quàn shàn chéng è to encourage virtue and punish evil (idiom)/fig. poetic justice/you get what's coming to you
劝说 quàn shuō to persuade/persuasion/to advise
劝退 quàn tuì to try to persuade sb to give up (their job, plans etc)
劝慰 quàn wèi to console
劝学 quàn xué On learning, classic book by Confucian philosopher Xun Zi 荀子 (c. 310-237 BC)
劝诱 quàn yòu to prevail upon/to coax
劝阻 quàn zǔ to advise against/to dissuade
相劝 xiāng quàn to persuade/to exhort/to advise
小三劝退师 xiǎo sān quàn tuì shī consultant who breaks up sb's extramarital relationship for a fee

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