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dark, darkness, sinister,
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黑暗 ( heian / hēiàn ) is composed of these characters:
The traditional Chinese characters of hēiàn are identical with the modern (simplified) characters displayed above.
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black | dim
黑暗 ( heian / hēiàn ) belongs to the 500 most common composed words in Chinese language (rank 433)
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Version 5.25 / Last updated: 2019-09-02