Meaning of 镰

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(Trad.: 鐮)
Pinyin: lián
English Definition: scythe; sickle
Chinese Definition:
Total strokes: 18; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (metal) conveys the meaning.
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Example Words
镰刀 lián dāo sickle; curved blade to cut grain
开镰 kāi lián to start the harvest
大镰刀 lián dāo scythe
镰仓 lián cāng Kamakura city in Kanagawa prefecture 神奈川县 , Japan
镰仓幕府 lián cāng Kamakura bakufu 1192-1333, the first Japanese samurai shogunate
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