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Character: 见English Senses For (英文): xian4
to appear / to be visible / to introduce
English Senses For (英文): jian4
to see / to catch sight of / to perceive / to understand / to observe or examine / to visit / to see / to call on or at / to meet / to receive ( visitors, etc. ) / to come face to face with / vide / see / to be used roughly as a verb to be in the passive voice / ( said of a situation, condition, etc. ) to move toward a certain direction, as getting worse, better, slimmer, etc.
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(super cursive simplification 见見)
見 xian4 jian4 (productive phonetic)
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New! etymology explanation under construction.
Primitive pictograph 见見. From eye 目 and human 儿. Meaning to see.
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