Meaning of 援

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Pinyin: yuán
English Definition: to help; to assist; to aid
Chinese Definition:

Total strokes: 12; Radical:
Ideographic: To lead by hand ; also provides the pronunciation
Character Formation:
  • Left to right
    • [ shǒu ] hand
    • [ yuán ] to lead on to; then, therefore, as a consequence
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Example Words
援助 yuán zhù to help; to support; to aid; aid; assistance
支援 zhī yuán to provide assistance; to support; to back
救援 jiù yuán to save; to support; to help; to assist
外援 wài yuán external help; foreign aid
援引 yuán yǐn to quote; to cite; to recommend (one's friend's, associates etc)
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