Meaning of 潘

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Pinyin: pān
English Definition: surname Pan; Pan, faun in Greek mythology, son of Hermes
Chinese Definition:
Total strokes: 15; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (water) conveys the meaning.
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Example Words
潘基文 pān wén Ban Ki Moon (1944-), Korean diplomat, UN secretary-general 2007-2016
潘多拉 pān duō Pandora
潘婷 pān tíng Pantene (hair products brand)
潘安 pān ān see 潘岳
潘岳 pān yuè Pan Yue (247-300), later known as 潘安 , famous handsome and elegant writer from the Western Jin dynasty
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Example Sentences
As Pan had said, none of this was oily or overly sweet.
"I had no idea what it was, " Pan recalled.
Mr Ban "emphasized that all military operations and mass arrests must cease immediately.
"It is the fact that this has been done with relatively little violence, that the military continues to play a stabilizing influence on the situation there," Lapan said.
Lapan says the planning is focused mainly on naval and air forces, and that so far no orders have been received to launch any type of military mission in or around Libya.