Meaning of 扪

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(Trad.: 捫)
Pinyin: mén
English Definition: lay hands on; to cover
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Total strokes: 6; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (hand) conveys the meaning.
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Example Words
扪心自问 mén xīn wèn to ask oneself honestly; to search in one's heart
扪心无愧 mén xīn kuì lit. look into one's heart, no shame (idiom); with a clear conscience
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Example Sentences
The younger daughter also had a son, and she named him Ben-Ammi; he is the father of the Ammonites of today.
That too was considered a land of the Rephaites, who used to live there; but the Ammonites called them Zamzummites.
And Jephthah said unto them, I and my people were at great strife with the children of Ammon; and when I called you, ye delivered me not out of their hands.
Wherefore I have not sinned against thee, but thou doest me wrong to war against me: the LORD the Judge be judge this day between the children of Israel and the children of Ammon.
But now here are men from Ammon, Moab and Mount Seir, whose territory you would not allow Israel to invade when they came from Egypt; so they turned away from them and did not destroy them.