Meaning of 颜

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(Trad.: 顏, 顔)
Pinyin: yán
English Definition: color; face; countenance; Japanese variant of
Chinese Definition:

Total strokes: 15; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (head) conveys the meaning.
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Example Words
颜色 yán color; countenance; appearance; facial expression; pigment; dyestuff
五颜六色 yán liù multi-colored; every color under the sun
颜料 yán liào paint; dye; pigment
容颜 róng yán mien; complexion
红颜 hóng yán a beautiful woman; young beauties; youths; rosy cheeks
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