Meaning of 谨

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(Trad.: 謹)
Pinyin: jǐn
English Definition: cautious; careful; solemnly; sincerely (formal)
Chinese Definition:

Total strokes: 13; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (speech) conveys the meaning.
Character Formation:
  • Left to right
    • [ yán ] words, speech; to speak, to say
    • [ jǐn ] yellow loam; clay; season; few
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Example Words:
谨慎 [ jǐn shèn ]: cautious; prudent
严谨 [ yán jǐn ]: rigorous; strict; careful; cautious; compact; well-knit
勤谨 [ qín jǐn ]: diligent and painstaking
小心谨慎 [ xiǎo xīn jǐn shèn ]: cautious and timid (idiom); prudent; careful
拘谨 [ jǐn ]: reserved; overcautious
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