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The Chinese word jing - 京 - jīng
(capital in Chinese)







Phonetic script (Hanyu Pinyin)

jīng

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Chinese characters  ( jing / jīng ) with pronunciation (English translation: capital )
The traditional Chinese characters of jīng are identical with the modern (simplified) characters displayed above.
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).

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京 ( jing / jīng ) belongs to the 500 most common Chinese characters (rank 262)
Chinese example words containing the character 京 ( jing / jīng )
北京 ( Bĕijīng = Beijing ), 北京动物园 ( Bĕijīng Dòngwùyuán = Beijing Zoo ), 北京烤鸭 ( Bĕijīng Kăoyā = Beijing Duck ), 北京语言学院 ( Bĕijīng Yŭyán Xuéyuàn = Beijing Languages Institute ), 京剧 ( jīngjù = Beijing opera ),
Other characters that are pronounced jīng in Chinese
More words that mean capital in Chinese
bĕn ( 本 ), shŏudū ( 首都 ), zībĕn ( 资本 ), zīchăn ( 资产 )

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