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The Chinese word xinku - 辛苦 - xīnkŭ
(hard in Chinese)

Phonetic script (Hanyu Pinyin)


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English translations

hard, to work hard,
toilsome, painstaking

Chinese characters:

Chinese characters  ( xinku / xīnkŭ ) with pronunciation (English translation: hard )

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辛苦 ( xinku / xīnkŭ ) is composed of these characters: (xin) , (ku)
The traditional Chinese characters of xīnkŭ are identical with the modern (simplified) characters displayed above.

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toilsome  |  bitter
辛苦 ( xinku / xīnkŭ ) belongs to the 1000 most common composed words in Chinese language (rank 957)
More words that mean hard in Chinese
gāng ( 刚 ), kùnnan ( 困难 ), nŭlì ( 努力 ), yìng ( 硬 )

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