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ㄑㄧㄢ ˋ

qiàn

owe

欠 is a 4 stroke, simplified and traditional Chinese character and is pronounced as qiàn in the fourth tone.

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

  • ㄑㄧㄢ ˋ

    qiàn

    owe

    • knife

    • ㄖㄣ ˊ

      rén

      person

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The knife stuck in the person's flesh. Now he's gone, to lack him and be deficient of him is only disgrace. We owe him an eulogy.
by scaccabarrozzi

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Pronunciation

We found 1 pronunciation for 欠

Definitions for 欠 pronounced as qiàn

  • deficient
  • to owe
  • to lack
  • yawn

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