Meaning of 换

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(Trad.: 換)
Pinyin: huàn
English Definition: to exchange; to change (clothes etc); to substitute; to switch; to convert (currency)
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Total strokes: 10; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (hand) conveys the meaning.
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Example Words
交换 jiāo huàn to exchange; to swap; to switch (telecom); commutative (math); to commute
转换 zhuǎn huàn to change; to switch; to convert; to transform
更换 gēng huàn to replace (a worn-out tire etc); to change (one's address etc)
变换 biàn huàn to transform; to convert; to vary; to alternate; a transformation
兑换 duì huàn to convert; to exchange
More: 换* | *换 | *换*
Example Sentences
Has he changed his job?
Can I exchange "yen" in this hotel?
No, I just like it.
So we sat there and we listened to the television. We changed from channel to channel, and each channel gave us different information.
Take her into the garden, before you change your shoes; and into the stable to see your horse.