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merchant, businessman, trader, tradesman
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商人 ( shangren / shāngrén ) is composed of these characters:
, 人 (ren)
The traditional Chinese characters of shāngrén are identical with the modern (simplified) characters displayed above.
Chinese Pinyin example sentence with 商人 ( shangren / shāngrén ) ⓘWriting in Pinyin Before using this Pinyin example sentence, consider that Chinese characters should always be your first choice in written communication. If you cannot use Chinese characters, it is preferable to use the Pinyin with tones. Only use the Pinyin without tones if there's no other option (e.g. writing a text message from/to a mobile phone that doesn't support special characters such as ā, í, ŏ, ù).
Wo taoyan shangren.
Wŏ tăoyàn shāngrén. – English translation: I hate businessmen.