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The Chinese word gudian - 古典 - gŭdiăn
(classical in Chinese)

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Phonetic script (Hanyu Pinyin)


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Chinese characters:

Chinese characters  ( gudian / gŭdiăn ) with pronunciation (English translation: classical )

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古典 ( gudian / gŭdiăn ) is composed of these characters: (gu) , (dian)
The traditional Chinese characters of gŭdiăn are identical with the modern (simplified) characters displayed above.

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ancient  |  canon
Chinese words containing the word 古典 ( gudian / gŭdiăn ) :
gŭdiănyīnyuè ( 古典音乐 : classical music ), gŭdiănyuè ( 古典乐 : classical music )

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