(jiǎn)

HSK 5

Meaning

  1. to pick up
  2. collect
  3. gather

Stroke Order

Traditional Chinese


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Pinyin Converter

  • jiǎn > jian3

  • 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
捡到篮里就是菜 jiǎn dào lán lǐ jiù shì cài all is grist that comes to the mill (idiom)
捡骨 jiǎn gǔ bone-gathering, a custom of Fujian and Taiwan in which a son recovers the bones of his deceased father from the grave and places them in an urn for permanent storage at a different location
捡了芝麻丢了西瓜 jiǎn le zhī ma diū le xī guā to let go of the big prize while grabbing at trifles (idiom)
捡尸 jiǎn shī (slang) to target an intoxicated person for sexual assault
捡拾 jiǎn shí to pick up/to gather

HSK 1

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HSK 2

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HSK 3

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HSK 4

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HSK 5

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HSK 6

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