Chinese Traditional:
Chinese Simplified:
Pinyin: yan3
Zhuyin: ㄧㄢˇ
English Meaning: 1. eye 2. a glance 3. an aperture, a hole 4. sight, vision 5. mesh 6. key point, critical moment 7. (a measure word for springs, wells and ponds) 8. (a measure word for actions of the eye)
German Meaning: Auge
Spanish Meaning: el ojo
Classifier: (zhi1) or (shuang1)

Example Sentences:

qing2 ren2 yan3 li3 chu1 xi1 shi1.
Beauty is in the eye of the beholder.
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「wo3 de5 hun1 yin1 jie2 shu4 le5」, ta1 yan3 zhong1 han2 zhe5 lei4 shui3 di5 shuo1.
"My marriage is over," she said with tears in her eyes.
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dang1 na4 zhi1 ming2 de5 zu2 qiu2 yuan2 zou3 jin4 can1 ting1, suo3 you3 de5 ren2 dou1 duo1 kan4 liang3 yan3.
When the famous footballer walked into the restaurant, everyone did a double take.
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