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ㄉㄧㄢ ˇ

diǎn

dot

点 is a 9 stroke, simplified Chinese character and is pronounced as diǎn in the third tone.

In traditional Chinese the character is used.

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

  • ㄉㄧㄢ ˇ

    diǎn

    dot

    • ㄓㄢ ˋ

      zhàn

      occupy

    • ㄅㄧㄠ

      biāo

      fire

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then pencil heated up like fire as it created the large dot that occupied the end of the sentence.
by richhomiebrie

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Pronunciation

We found 1 pronunciation for 点

Definitions for 点 pronounced as diǎn

  • point
  • dot
  • drop
  • speck
  • o'clock
  • point (in space or time)
  • to draw a dot
  • to check on a list
  • to choose
  • to order (food in a restaurant)
  • to touch briefly
  • to hint
  • to light
  • to ignite
  • to pour a liquid drop by drop
  • (old) one fifth of a two-hour watch 更[geng1]
  • dot stroke in Chinese characters
  • classifier for items

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