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The Chinese word fan - 饭 - fàn
(meal in Chinese)







Phonetic script (Hanyu Pinyin)

fàn

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English translations

meal, cooked rice, food

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Chinese characters  ( fan / fàn ) with pronunciation (English translation: meal )
饭 ( fan / fàn ) in traditional characters
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to eat  |  restaurant
饭 ( fan / fàn ) belongs to the 1000 most common Chinese characters (rank 618)
Chinese example words containing the character 饭 ( fan / fàn )
吃饭 ( chī fàn = to eat ), 电饭煲 ( diànfànbāo = rice cooker ), 饭店 ( fàndiàn = restaurant ), 饭馆 ( fànguăn = restaurant ), 饭盒 ( fànhé = lunch box ), 米饭 ( mĭfàn = rice ), 年夜饭 ( niányèfàn = new year's eve family dinner ), 晚饭 ( wănfàn = supper ), 午饭 ( wŭfàn = lunch ), 早饭 ( zăofàn = breakfast ), 中饭 ( zhōngfàn = lunch )
Other characters that are pronounced fàn in Chinese
More words that mean meal in Chinese
cān ( 餐 )

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