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ㄒㄧㄢ ˋ

xiàn

appear

现 is an 8 stroke, simplified Chinese character and is pronounced as xiàn in the fourth tone.

In traditional Chinese the character is used.

It is made up of the components (king) and (meet).

  • ㄒㄧㄢ ˋ

    xiàn

    appear

    • ㄨㄤ ˊ

      wáng

      king

    • ㄐㄧㄢ ˋ

      jiàn

      meet

2 stories have been written about this character — see all
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Xian appears to meet the King
by poptart

User Thumbnail

You can't just go meet the king; you have to wait for him to appear.
by Sprigit

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Pronunciation

We found 1 pronunciation for 现

Definitions for 现 pronounced as xiàn

  • to appear
  • present
  • now
  • existing
  • current

Vocabulary

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Dictation 3.20

by Alex 22 characters

听力 - Lesson 7

by Alex 75 characters

Lesson 6

by bensmithperez 36 characters

HSK 1

by cegomez 178 characters

HSK 1

by phforbes 174 characters

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