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ㄒㄧㄣ

xīn

pungent

辛 is a 7 stroke, simplified and traditional Chinese character and is pronounced as xīn in the first tone.

It is made up of the components (stand) and (ten).

  • ㄒㄧㄣ

    xīn

    pungent

    • ㄌㄧ ˋ

      stand

    • ˊ

      shí

      ten

2 stories have been written about this character — see all
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Standing up ten times is bitter hard work. It makes you very hot.
by sleepmere

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Cooking sheep in a bowl closed by a lit make taste it bitter
by jasche

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Pronunciation

We found 1 pronunciation for 辛

Definitions for 辛 pronounced as xīn

  • surname Xin
  • (of taste) hot or pungent
  • hard
  • laborious
  • suffering
  • eighth in order
  • eighth of the ten Heavenly Stems 十天干[shi2 tian1 gan1]
  • letter "H" or roman "VIII" in list "A, B, C", or "I, II, III" etc
  • ancient Chinese compass point: 285°
  • octa

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