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The Chinese word jiandan - 简单 - jiăndān
(simple in Chinese)

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English translations

simple, ordinary, casual,
uncomplicated, commonplace, oversimplification, brief

Chinese characters:

Chinese characters  ( jiandan / jiăndān ) with pronunciation (English translation: simple )

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简单 ( jiandan / jiăndān ) is composed of these characters: (jian) , (dan)
简单 ( jiandan / jiăndān ) in traditional characters

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brief  |  single
简单 ( jiandan / jiăndān ) belongs to the 500 most common composed words in Chinese language (rank 452)
More words that mean ordinary in Chinese
biàn ( 便 ), cháng ( 常 ), yībān ( 一般 )

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