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ㄔㄨㄢ ˊ

chuán

transmit

传 is a 6 stroke, simplified Chinese character and is pronounced as chuán in the second tone, however it can also be pronounced as zhuàn.

In traditional Chinese the character is used.

It is made up of the components (person) and (expert).

  • ㄔㄨㄢ ˊ

    chuán

    transmit

    • ㄖㄣ ˊ

      rén

      person

    • ㄓㄨㄢ

      zhuān

      expert

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People that are experts can transmit knowledge easily
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Pronunciation

We found 2 pronunciations for 传

chuán
zhuàn

Definitions for 传 pronounced as chuán

  • to pass on
  • to spread
  • to transmit
  • to infect
  • to transfer
  • to circulate
  • to conduct (electricity)

Definitions for 传 pronounced as zhuàn

  • biography
  • historical narrative
  • commentaries
  • relay station

Vocabulary

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Collections

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