Meaning of 馨

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Pinyin: xīn
English Definition: fragrant
Chinese Definition:
Total strokes: 20; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (incense) conveys the meaning.
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Example Words
温馨 wēn xīn comfort; soft and fragrant; warm
馨香 xīn xiāng fragrance; fragrant (of incense)
康乃馨 kāng nǎi xīn carnation (Dianthus caryophyllus) (loanword)
软语温馨 ruǎn wēn xīn gentle and sweet words (idiom)
裘馨氏肌肉萎缩症 qiú xīn shì ròu wēi suō zhèng Duchenne muscular dystrophy
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Example Sentences
In your dark eyes the coming of the rain finds its music, and it is at your door that July waits with jasmines for your hair in its blue skirt.
But my husband and I are bringing Wenxin up to enjoy her hobbies.
Or, perhaps, your path was through the garden of the gods, where the merry multitude of jasmine, lilies, and oleanders fell into your arms in heaps, and entering your heart became boisterous.