Meaning of 现

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(Trad.: 現)
Pinyin: xiàn
English Definition: to appear; present; now; existing; current
Total strokes: 8; Radical:
Ideographic: To see jade ; also provides the pronunciation
Character Formation:
  • Left to right
    • [ wáng ] king, ruler; royal; surname
    • [ jiàn ] to see, to observe, to meet, to appear
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Example Words:
现在 [ xiàn zài ]: now; at present; at the moment; modern; current; nowadays
发现 [ xiàn ]: to find; to discover
出现 [ chū xiàn ]: to appear; to arise; to emerge; to show up
现金 [ xiàn jīn ]: cash
现象 [ xiàn xiàng ]: phenomenon; Classifiers: , ; appearance
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