Meaning of 珍

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Pinyin: zhēn
English Definition: precious thing; treasure; culinary delicacy; rare; valuable; to value highly
Chinese Definition:

Total strokes: 9; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (jade) conveys the meaning.
Character Formation:
  • Left to right
    • [ wáng ] king, ruler; royal; surname
    • Above to below
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Example Words
珍贵 zhēn guì precious
珍惜 zhēn to treasure; to value; to cherish
珍珠 zhēn zhū pearl; Classifiers:
珍视 zhēn shì to place great importance on; to treasure
珍藏 zhēn cáng collection; to collect (valuables)
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