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The Chinese word dianying - 电影 - diànyĭng
(movie in Chinese)

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English translations

film, motion picture

Chinese characters:

Chinese characters  ( dianying / diànyĭng ) with pronunciation (English translation: movie )

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电影 ( dianying / diànyĭng ) is composed of these characters: (dian) , (ying)
电影 ( dianying / diànyĭng ) in traditional characters
Chinese Pinyin example sentence with 电影 ( dianying / diànyĭng ) Writing in Pinyin
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Wo xihuan kan dianying.
Wŏ xĭhuan kàn diànyĭng.
 – English translation: I like watching movies.

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electricity  |  shadow
电影 ( dianying / diànyĭng ) belongs to the 1000 most common composed words in Chinese language (rank 641)
Chinese words containing the word 电影 ( dianying / diànyĭng ) :
diànyĭngyuàn ( 电影院 : cinema ), kàn diànyĭng ( 看电影 : to watch a movie ), sèqíngdiànyĭng ( 色情电影 : porn movie )

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