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ㄋㄧㄢ

niān

to nip

拈 is an 8 stroke, simplified and traditional Chinese character and is pronounced as niān in the first tone, however it can also be pronounced as nián.

It is made up of the components (hand) and (occupy).

  • ㄋㄧㄢ

    niān

    to nip

    • ㄕㄡ ˙

      shou

      hand

    • ㄓㄢ ˋ

      zhàn

      occupy

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Pronunciation

We found 2 pronunciations for 拈

niān
nián
niān

Definitions for 拈 pronounced as niān

  • to nip
  • to grasp with the fingers
  • to fiddle with
  • Taiwan pr. [nian2]

Definitions for 拈 pronounced as nián

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占 zhan4

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