adj. (color) light; shallow; superficial; simple, easy; short in time; not intimate; slight
Other meanings
[jiān]   onomat. (lit.) gurgle, babble (sound of flowing water)
    water (for )
    water (for )

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.
qiǎn bó
adj. shallow, superficial, meager
qián xiǎn
adj. plain, easy to read and understand
qiǎn lǜ sè
n. light green
qiǎn cháng
v. to stop after gaining only a little knowledge
shuí qiǎn
phr. water is shallow
qián shuǐ
n. shallow water
qiǎn jìn
adj. simple, plain, easy to understand
zī lì tài qiǎn
phr. very inexperienced (in a certain field), not very qualified