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The Chinese word pian - 片 - piān
(photograph in Chinese)





Phonetic script (Hanyu Pinyin)

piān

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(Mandarin = standard Chinese without accent)

Note: This Chinese character can also be pronounced piàn. However, with a different pronunciation, the meaning of the character will change as well.

English translations

photograph, phonograph record, slice, to cut into slices,
flake, piece

Chinese character and stroke order animation"How do I write 片 ( piān ) correctly?"

The strokes that all Chinese characters are composed of are to be written in a certain order which has originally been defined by Chinese calligraphy. Writing all characters according to the same rules assures that their intended shape and style are generally preserved even if written by different writers.
This dictionary shows you the correct stroke order as an animation for all characters so you can learn and understand how to write the character correctly.
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Chinese characters  ( pian / piān ) with pronunciation (English translation: photograph )
The traditional Chinese characters of piān are identical with the modern (simplified) characters displayed above.

Tags and additional information
(Meaning of individual characters, character components etc.)

picture  |  film
 
Other characters that are pronounced piān in Chinese
More words that mean photograph in Chinese
shèyĭng ( 摄影 )

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