Meaning of 变

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(Trad.: 變)
Pinyin: biàn
English Definition: to change; to become different; to transform; to vary; rebellion
Chinese Definition:
Total strokes: 8; Radical:
Character Formation:
  • Above to below
    • [ ] also, too; likewise
    • [ yòu ] and, also, again, in addition
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Example Words
变化 biàn huà change; variation; to change; to vary; Classifiers:
改变 gǎi biàn to change; to alter; to transform
变成 biàn chéng to change into; to turn into; to become
转变 zhuǎn biàn to change; to transform; shift; transformation; Classifiers:
变革 biàn to transform; to change
More: 变* | *变 | *变*
Example Sentences
Why did they change?
But over the years they have gotten better and better.
Because of my actions, I actually cause the relationship to fail.
But, in our unconscious mind, do we have this idea: he/she will change?
The master seemed confounded a moment: he grew pale, and rose up, eyeing her all the while, with an expression of mortal hate.