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The Chinese word jin - 进 - jìn
(to enter in Chinese)







Phonetic script (Hanyu Pinyin)

jìn

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English translations

to enter, to move forward, advance

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The strokes that all Chinese characters are composed of are to be written in a certain order which has originally been defined by Chinese calligraphy. Writing all characters according to the same rules assures that their intended shape and style are generally preserved even if written by different writers.
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Chinese characters  ( jin / jìn ) with pronunciation (English translation: to enter )
进 ( jin / jìn ) in traditional characters
Chinese Pinyin example sentence with 进 ( jin / jìn ) Writing in Pinyin
Before using this Pinyin example sentence, consider that Chinese characters should always be your first choice in written communication.
If you cannot use Chinese charactes, it is preferable to use the Pinyin with tones. Only use the Pinyin without tones if there's no other option (e.g. writing a text message from/to a mobile phone that doesn't support special characters such as ā, í, ŏ, ù).

Qing jin che li.
Qĭng jìn chē lĭ.

 – English translation: Please get in the car.

Character complexity
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is composed of 8 strokes and therefore is of low complexity compared to the other simplified Chinese characters (average: 13.1 strokes).

Tags and additional information
(Meaning of individual characters, character components etc.)

to walk  |  evolution
进 ( jin / jìn ) belongs to the 500 most common Chinese characters (rank 114)
Chinese example words containing the character 进 ( jin / jìn )
进步 ( jìnbù = progress ), 进攻 ( jìngōng = to attack ), 进口 ( jìnkŏu = to import ), 进来 ( jìnlái = to come in ), 进去 ( jìnqù = to go in ), 进入 ( jìnrù = to enter ), 进行 ( jìnxíng = to proceed ), 前进 ( qiánjìn = advance )
Other characters that are pronounced jìn in Chinese
More words that mean to enter in Chinese
cān ( 参 ), jìn ( 晋 ), jìnrù ( 进入 ), ( 入 )

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