Meaning of 员

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(Trad.: 員)
Pinyin: yuán
English Definition: person; employee; member
Chinese Definition:

Total strokes: 7; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (money) conveys the meaning.
Character Formation:
  • Above to below
    • [ kǒu ] mouth; entrance, gate, opening
    • [ bèi ] sea shell; money, currency
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Example Words
人员 rén yuán staff; crew; personnel; Classifiers:
委员会 wěi yuán huì committee
委员 wěi yuán committee member; committee; council; Classifiers:
成员 chéng yuán member
党员 dǎng yuán party member; Classifiers: , ,
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