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亲 is a 9 stroke, simplified Chinese character and is pronounced as qīn in the first tone, however it can also be pronounced as qìng.

In traditional Chinese the character is used.

It is made up of the components (stand) and (rank).

  • ㄑㄧㄣ



    • ㄌㄧ ˋ


    • ㄉㄥ ˇ



4 stories have been written about this character — see all
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My relatives stand in rank.
by djbbean

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My intimates stand in rank
by 华语

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My intimate friends know where they STAND with me, even if I did make my scrun[chy-n]ose face at them all the time when I was SMALL.
by vms5q

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The top half of 亲,"立", resembles a chin. The bottom half of the character is 小. Remember that your relatives have small chins.
by Funny翻译人

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We found 2 pronunciations for 亲


Definitions for 亲 pronounced as qīn

  • parent
  • one's own (flesh and blood)
  • relative
  • related
  • marriage
  • bride
  • close
  • intimate
  • in person
  • first-hand
  • in favor of
  • pro-
  • to kiss
  • (Internet slang) dear

Definitions for 亲 pronounced as qìng

  • parents-in-law of one's offspring


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