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The Chinese word daoyan - 导演 - dăoyăn
(director in Chinese)

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Phonetic script (Hanyu Pinyin)


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Note: In this special case, one of the tones is pronounced differently than the (written) Pinyin phonetic script indicates. This phenomenon is called Tone sandhi.

English translations

director, to direct

Chinese characters:

Chinese characters  ( daoyan / dăoyăn ) with pronunciation (English translation: director )

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导演 ( daoyan / dăoyăn ) is composed of these characters: (dao) , (yan)
导演 ( daoyan / dăoyăn ) in traditional characters

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(Meaning of individual characters, character components etc.)

to conduct  |  to act
More words that mean director in Chinese
jīnglĭ ( 经理 ), zhŭrèn ( 主任 )

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