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The Chinese word tanqin - 探亲 - tànqīn
(to go home in Chinese)

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English translations

to go home,
to visit with one's relatives

Chinese characters:

Chinese characters  ( tanqin / tànqīn ) with pronunciation (English translation: to go home )

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探亲 ( tanqin / tànqīn ) is composed of these characters: (tan) , (qin)
探亲 ( tanqin / tànqīn ) in traditional characters
Chinese Pinyin example sentence with 探亲 ( tanqin / tànqīn ) Writing in Pinyin
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Wo shi lai tanqin de.
Wŏ shì lái tànqīn de.
 – English translation: I am visiting relatives.

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to pay a visit to  |  blood relation

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