(piàn, piān)

HSK 5

Meaning

  1. (mw for pieces of things)
  2. a slice
  3. a flake (Kangxi radical 91) | film
  4. photo

Stroke Order

Traditional Chinese


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Pinyin Converter

  • piàn, piān > pian4, pian1

  • 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
照片 zhàopiàn picture/photograph
动画片 dònghuàpiàn animated film
名片 míngpiàn business card
片面 piànmiàn one-sided/unilateral
片断 piànduàn part/passage/extract/fragment/snatch
片刻 piànkè a short period of time
A片 A piàn adult movie/pornography
阿片 ā piàn opium (loanword)
艾片 ài piàn preparation obtained from sambong leaves, containing borneol (used in TCM)/Borneolum Luodian
爱情片 ài qíng piàn romance film
安宁片 ān níng piàn meprobamate
白附片 bái fù piàn sliced white aconite (used in TCM)
薄片 báo piàn thin slice/thin section/flake/Taiwan pr. [bó piàn]
苞片 bāo piàn bract (botany)
冰片 bīng piàn borneol
波带片 bō dài piān zone plate
玻片 bō piàn glass slide for medical sample
补胎片 bǔ tāi piàn tire patch (for puncture repair)
柴鱼片 chái yú piàn katsuobushi or dried bonito flakes (paper-thin shavings of preserved skipjack tuna)
唱片 chàng piàn gramophone record/LP/music CD/musical album/CL:張|张[zhāng]
长片 cháng piàn feature-length film
成片 chéng piàn (of a large number of things) to form an expanse/to cover an area
磁片 cí piàn magnetic disk
催泪大片 cuī lèi dà piàn tear-jerker (movie)
脆片 cuì piàn chip
打成一片 dǎ chéng yī piàn to merge/to integrate/to become as one/to unify together
搭接片 dā jiē piàn buckle/connector/overlapping joint
大片 dà piàn wide expanse/large area/vast stretch/extending widely/blockbuster movie
弹片 dàn piàn shrapnel/splinter from shell
单片机 dān piàn jī microcontroller/one-chip computer
单色照片 dān sè zhào piàn monochrome photo/black and white picture
岛国动作片 dǎo guó dòng zuò piàn euphemism for Japanese porn movie
刀片 dāo piàn blade/razor blade/tool bit
底片 dǐ piàn negative/photographic plate
垫片 diàn piàn spacer/shim
电影制片 diàn yǐng zhì piàn filmmaking
碟片 dié piàn disc/CL:張|张[zhāng]
鲽片 dié piàn filleted plaice
动画片 dòng huà piàn animated film
动作片 dòng zuò piàn action movie/CL:部[bù]
短片 duǎn piàn short film/video clip
断片 duàn piàn fragment/piece/(of a film) to break in the middle of viewing
多晶片模组 duō jīng piàn mó zǔ multi-chip module (MCM)
二轮片 èr lún piàn second-run movie
耳片 ěr piān tab (of a web browser)
放大片 fàng dà piàn (Tw) cosmetic contact lens/big eye contact lens/circle contact lens
放射性碎片 fàng shè xìng suì piàn radioactive debris
负片 fù piàn negative (in photography)
夫妻肺片 fū qī fèi piàn popular Sichuan cold dish made of thinly sliced beef and beef offal
复映片 fù yìng piàn second-run movie
钢片琴 gāng piàn qín celesta
搞笑片 gǎo xiào piàn comedy film/comedy/CL:部[bù]
骨片 gǔ piàn spicule
故事片 gù shi piàn fictional film/feature film
广告片 guǎng gào piàn advertising film/TV commercial
硅晶片 guī jīng piàn silicon chip
硅片 guī piàn silicon chip
含片 hán piàn lozenge/cough drop
喝断片 hē duàn piàn to get blackout drunk (slang)
贺年片 hè nián piàn New Year's card/CL:張|张[zhāng]
喉片 hóu piàn throat lozenge
幻灯片 huàn dēng piàn slide (photography, presentation software)/filmstrip/transparency
环球唱片 Huán qiú Chàng piàn Universal Records
簧片 huáng piàn reed (music)
黄片 huáng piàn adult movie/pornographic movie
激光唱片 jī guāng chàng piàn compact disk/CD/CL:片[piàn],張|张[zhāng]
记录片 jì lù piàn variant of 紀錄片|纪录片[jì lù piàn]
纪录片 jì lù piàn newsreel/documentary (film or TV program)/CL:部[bù]
胶片 jiāo piàn (photographic) film
胶片佩章 jiāo piàn pèi zhāng film badge
金属薄片 jīn shǔ báo piàn foil/Taiwan pr. [jīn shǔ bó piàn]
晶片 jīng piàn chip/wafer
镜片 jìng piàn lens
京片子 Jīng piàn zi Beijing dialect
锯片 jù piàn saw blade
卡片 kǎ piàn card
科教片 kē jiào piàn science education film/popular science movie
恐怖片 kǒng bù piàn horror movie/CL:部[bù]
恐怖片儿 kǒng bù piān er erhua variant of 恐怖片[kǒng bù piàn]
宽影片 kuān yǐng piàn wide-screen movie
烂片 làn piàn dud movie
立体照片 lì tǐ zhào piàn three-dimensional photo
连片 lián piàn forming a continuous sheet/continuous/contiguous/closely grouped
裂变碎片 liè biàn suì piàn fission fragment
裂片 liè piàn splinter/chip/tear (split in a surface)/lobe
鳞片 lín piàn scale/fish scales
履历片 lǚ lì piàn curriculum vitae (CV)
麦片 mài piàn oatmeal/rolled oats
毛片 máo piàn pornographic film/unedited film (old)/fur color
面包片 miàn bāo piàn bread slice/sliced bread
名片 míng piàn (business) card
明信片 míng xìn piàn postcard
抹片 mǒ piàn smear (used for medical test) (Tw)
默片 mò piàn silent movie
木片 mù piàn flat piece of wood/wood chip/CL:塊|块[kuài],片[piàn]
NG片段 N G piàn duàn (film and TV) blooper
尿片 niào piàn diaper
柠檬片 níng méng piàn slice of lemon
暖气片 nuǎn qì piàn radiator (for heating)
拍片 pāi piàn to film/to make a film
片长 piàn cháng length (duration) of a film
片断 piàn duàn section/fragment/segment
片段 piàn duàn fragment (of speech etc)/extract (from book etc)/episode (of story etc)
片儿 piān er sheet/thin film
片儿警 piàn er jǐng local or neighborhood policeman
片花 piàn huā trailer (for a movie)
片剂 piān jì tablet
片假名 piàn jiǎ míng katakana (Japanese script)
片刻 piàn kè short period of time/a moment
片麻岩 piàn má yán gneiss
片面 piàn miàn unilateral/one-sided
片名 piān míng movie title
片商 piàn shāng movie production company/film distributor
片时 piàn shí a short time/a moment
片头 piàn tóu opening titles (of movie)/leader (blank film at the beginning and end of a reel)
片尾 piàn wěi end credits (of a movie etc)/ending (of a movie etc)
片岩 piàn yán schist
片语 piàn yǔ phrase
片约 piàn yuē movie contract
片中 piàn zhōng in the movie
片子 piān zi film/movie/film reel/phonograph record/X-ray image
片子 piàn zi thin flake/small piece
破片 pò piàn fragment/shard
破片杀伤 pò piàn shā shāng (military) fragmentation (grenade, bomb etc)
巧克力脆片 qiǎo kè lì cuì piàn chocolate chip
切片 qiē piàn to slice/slice/thin section of a specimen (for microscopic examination)
切片检查 qiē piàn jiǎn chá slide examination/microscopic examination of thin section of specimen as part of biopsy
肉片 ròu piàn meat slice
软片 ruǎn piàn (photographic) film
三级片 sān jí piàn third category movie (containing sexual or violent content)
散热片 sàn rè piàn heat sink
色情片 sè qíng piàn pornographic film
上片 shàng piàn (of a movie) to start screening (Tw)
舌下片 shé xià piàn sublingual tablet (medicine)
生物晶片 shēng wù jīng piàn biochip
生鱼片 shēng yú piàn sashimi
石片 shí piàn slab
薯片 shǔ piàn fried potato chips
蒜苗炒肉片 suàn miáo chǎo ròu piàn stir-fried pork with garlic
碎片 suì piàn chip/fragment/splinter/tatter
碎片整理 suì piàn zhěng lǐ defragmentation (computing)
缩微平片 suō wēi píng piàn microfiche
拓片 tà piàn rubbings from a tablet
贴片式 tiē piàn shì surface mount (electronics)
投影片 tóu yǐng piàn slide used in a presentation (Tw)
涂片 tú piàn smear (medical sample)/microscope slide
图片 tú piàn image/picture/photograph/CL:張|张[zhāng]
图片报 Tú piàn Bào Bild-Zeitung
退片 tuì piàn to eject (media player)
瓦片 wǎ piàn tile/CL:塊|块[kuài]
网片 wǎng piàn mesh/netting
微晶片 wēi jīng piàn microchip
武打片 wǔ dǎ piàn action movie/kungfu movie
西部片 Xī bù piàn Western (film)
矽晶片 xī jīng piàn silicon chip/also written 硅晶片[guī jīng piàn]
系列片 xì liè piàn film series
矽片 xī piàn silicon chip/also written 硅片[guī piàn]
下片 xià piàn to stop screening a movie/to end the run of a movie
显微镜载片 xiǎn wēi jìng zài piàn microscopic slide
像片 xiàng piàn photo
香片 xiāng piàn jasmine tea/scented tea
相片 xiàng piàn image/photograph/CL:張|张[zhāng]
像片簿 xiàng piàn bù album/photo album/sketch book
消炎片 xiāo yán piàn antipyretic tablet (to reduce fever), such as sulfanilamide
芯片 xīn piàn computer chip/microchip
芯片组 xīn piàn zǔ chipset
絮片 xù piàn floccule/a wisp of material precipitated from liquid
雪片 xuě piàn snowflake
雅片 yā piàn variant of 鴉片|鸦片[yā piàn]
鸦片 yā piàn opium (loanword)
鸦片枪 yā piàn qiāng opium pipe
鸦片战争 Yā piàn Zhàn zhēng the Opium Wars of 1840-1842 and 1860-1861
丫头片子 yā tou piàn zi (coll.) silly girl/little girl
眼镜片 yǎn jìng piàn lens (in eyeglasses etc)
洋片 yáng piàn children's game played with illustrated cards/pogs/menko (Japan)
药片 yào piàn a (medicine) pill or tablet/CL:片[piàn]
叶片 yè piàn blade (of propellor)/vane/leaf
叶片状 yè piàn zhuàng foliated/striated into thin leaves
艺术片 yì shù piàn art film/art house film/CL:部[bù]
影片 yǐng piàn film/movie/CL:部[bù]
预告片 yù gào piàn trailer (for a movie)
玉米片 yù mǐ piàn cornflakes/tortilla chips
鱼片 yú piàn fish fillet/slice of fish meat
云片糕 yún piàn gāo a kind of cake
灾难片 zāi nàn piàn disaster movie
糟溜黄鱼片 zāo liū huáng yú piàn stir-fried yellow fish filet
炸薯片 zhá shǔ piàn potato chip
炸土豆片 zhá tǔ dòu piàn potato chips/crisps/fried potato
照片 zhào piàn photograph/picture/CL:張|张[zhāng],套[tào],幅[fú]
照片底版 zhào piàn dǐ bǎn a photographic plate
照片子 zhào piàn zi to take an X-ray
纸尿片 zhǐ niào piàn disposable diaper
纸片 zhǐ piàn a piece, scrap or fragment of paper
制片 zhì piàn moviemaking
制片厂 zhì piàn chǎng film studio
制片人 zhì piàn rén moviemaker/filmmaker/producer
止疼片 zhǐ téng piān painkiller/analgesic
止痛片 zhǐ tòng piàn painkiller
只言片语 zhǐ yán piàn yǔ just a word or two (idiom)/a few isolated phrases
专题片 zhuān tí piàn special report (shown on TV etc)
子宫颈抹片 zǐ gōng jǐng mǒ piàn cervical smear (Tw)

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