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v. to conduct, to express, be contagious, to summon
Other meanings
[chuán]   v. to transfer, pass on, to transmit, to spread
[zhuàn]   n. biography; commentaries on classics; used in titles of story or novel
    person, man

Simplified Chinese


Traditional Chinese

Simplified stroke orders are based on the 'Standard of National Commonly-used Mandarin Chinese Characters (现代汉语通用字笔顺规范)', issued by the China National Language and Character Working Committee (国家语言文字工作委员会) on April 7th 1997. Traditional stroke orders are based on information issued by the Taiwan Ministry of Education.
chuán rǎn
v. infect, be contagious
chuán zhèng rén chū tíng .
phr. Summon a witness to the court.
chuán shén
adj. vivid, lifelike