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Meaning of 边

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(Trad.: 邊)
Total strokes: 6; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (walk) conveys the meaning.
Character Formation:
  • Surround from lower left
    • [ chuò ] to walk; walking
    • [ ] strength, power; capability, influence
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  • Pinyin: biān

    English Definition: side; edge; margin; border; boundary; Classifiers: ; simultaneously
    Chinese Definition:
    ①物体的周围部分,外缘:边缘。边沿。
    ②国家或地区交界处:边疆。边界。边防。边境。边陲(边境)。
    ③几何学上指夹成角或围成多角形的直线:等边三角形。
    ④旁侧,近旁:身边。边锋。
    ⑤方面:边干(gàn)边学。
    ⑥表示方位:上边。外边。
    ⑦姓氏。

    Example Words:
    旁边 [ páng biān ]: lateral; side; to the side; beside
    一边 [ biān ]: one side; either side; on the one hand; on the other hand; doing while
    边缘 [ biān yuán ]: edge; fringe; verge; brink; periphery; marginal; borderline
    边界 [ biān jiè ]: boundary; border
    边疆 [ biān jiāng ]: border area; borderland; frontier; frontier region
  • Pinyin: bian

    English Definition: suffix of a noun of locality
    Example Words:
    左边 [ zuǒ bian ]: left; the left side; to the left of
    右边 [ yòu bian ]: right side; right, to the right
    那边 [ bian ]: over there; yonder
    外边 [ wài bian ]: outside; outer surface; abroad; place other than one's home
    两边 [ liǎng bian ]: either side; both sides
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