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The Chinese word wenjian - 文件 - wénjiàn
(file in Chinese)

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English translations

file, document, papers,

Chinese characters:

Chinese characters  ( wenjian / wénjiàn ) with pronunciation (English translation: file )

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文件 ( wenjian / wénjiàn ) is composed of these characters: (wen) , (jian)
The traditional Chinese characters of wénjiàn are identical with the modern (simplified) characters displayed above.
Chinese Pinyin example sentence with 文件 ( wenjian / wénjiàn ) Writing in Pinyin
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Qing buyao ba wo de wenjian nong luan.
Qĭng bùyào bă wŏ de wénjiàn nòng luàn.
 – English translation: Please don't mix my documents up.


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literature  |  document
文件 ( wenjian / wénjiàn ) belongs to the 1000 most common composed words in Chinese language (rank 683)
Chinese words containing the word 文件 ( wenjian / wénjiàn ) :
wénjiànjiā ( 文件夹 : folder )
More words that mean file in Chinese
cuò ( 锉 ), cuòdāo ( 锉刀 )
More words that mean document in Chinese
jiàn ( 件 ), shū ( 书 ), zhèngjiàn ( 证件 )

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