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
The cloud layer changes quickly.
The river is gradually becoming shallower.
Don't alter the plan at will.
The weather in April starts to get warmer.
The leaves turn yellow in autumn.