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The Chinese word heian - 黑暗 - hēiàn
(dark in Chinese)

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English translations

dark, darkness, sinister,
murk, shade

Chinese characters:

Chinese characters  ( heian / hēiàn ) with pronunciation (English translation: dark )

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黑暗 ( heian / hēiàn ) is composed of these characters: (hei) , (an)
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)
More words that mean dark in Chinese
àimèi ( 暧昧 ), àn ( 暗 ), hēi ( 黑 ), shēn ( 深 )

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