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The Chinese word senlin - 森林 - sēnlín
(forest in Chinese)





Phonetic script (Hanyu Pinyin)

sēnlín

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English translation

forest

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Chinese characters  ( senlin / sēnlín ) with pronunciation (English translation: forest )

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森林 ( senlin / sēnlín ) is composed of these characters: (sen) , (lin)
The traditional Chinese characters of sēnlín are identical with the modern (simplified) characters displayed above.
Chinese Pinyin example sentence with 森林 ( senlin / sēnlín ) Writing in Pinyin
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Senlin limian you lang.
Sēnlín lĭmiàn yŏu láng.

 – English translation: There are wolves in the forest.

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tree  |  actually there are a lot more trees than indicated in the character
森林 ( senlin / sēnlín ) belongs to the 500 most common composed words in Chinese language (rank 455)
More words that mean forest in Chinese
lín ( 林 ), sēn ( 森 )

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