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ㄇㄧㄢ ˇ



免 is a 7 stroke, simplified and traditional Chinese character and is pronounced as miǎn in the third tone, however it can also be pronounced as wèn.

  • ㄇㄧㄢ ˇ



    • knife

    • ?

      • ㄓㄨㄥ



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A criminal threatened the poor lady with his knife ⺈, saying, he must be except 免 from paying taxes because he is a middle-class 中 man!
by Poluo

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For holding someone at knifepoint in the middle of the night, he must be punished. [Me 'n] my son are close, but he is not exempt from this valley.
by vms5q

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miǎn: exempt the son's mouth from the knife
by Touria

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We found 2 pronunciations for 免


Definitions for 免 pronounced as miǎn

  • to excuse sb
  • to exempt
  • to remove or dismiss from office
  • to avoid
  • to avert
  • to escape
  • to be prohibited

Definitions for 免 pronounced as wèn

  • old variant of 絻[wen4]


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