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mén(men2) , men // pronunciations of 門 in Mandarin Pinyin

Basic information about 門

Unihan definition: gate, door, entrance, opening

Number of strokes: 8
Examples of other characters consisting of 8 strokes: , , , , , , , , ,

Radical:  169.0

Frequency rank: 6028

Simplified variant:

English translation (based on CEDICT):

- surname Men
- gate
- door
- CL:[shan4]
- gateway
- doorway
- CL:|[ge4]
- opening
- valve
- switch
- way to do something
- knack
- family
- house
- (religious) sect
- school (of thought)
- class
- category
- phylum or division (taxonomy)
- classifier for large guns
- classifier for lessons, subjects, branches of technology
- (suffix) -gate (i.e. scandal; derived from Watergate)


Unicode code point: U+9580

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