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The Chinese word ning - 宁 - níng
(peaceful in Chinese)





Phonetic script (Hanyu Pinyin)

níng

Listen to pronunciation
(Mandarin = standard Chinese without accent)

Note: This Chinese character can also be pronounced nìng. However, with a different pronunciation, the meaning of the character will change as well.

English translations

peaceful,
tranquil

Chinese character and stroke order animation"How do I write 宁 ( níng ) correctly?"

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.
This dictionary shows you the correct stroke order as an animation for all characters so you can learn and understand how to write the character correctly.
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Chinese characters  ( ning / níng ) with pronunciation (English translation: peaceful )
宁 ( ning / níng ) in traditional characters

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

tranquil  |  calm
宁 ( ning / níng ) belongs to the 1000 most common Chinese characters (rank 889)
Chinese example words containing the character 宁 ( ning / níng )
安宁 ( ānníng = peaceful ), 贝宁 ( Bèiníng = Benin ), 亚平宁山脉 ( Yàpíngníng shānmài = Apennines )
Other characters that are pronounced níng in Chinese
More words that mean peaceful in Chinese
ānníng ( 安宁 ), píng'ān ( 平安 )

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