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Chinese Word Detail

    yán     to speak / to say / said

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Grammar: Verb
Notes: In this sense 言 means 说. For example, 自言自语 'talk to oneself' (CCI p. 24; GHC '言' 1, 2; Kroll '言' 1).
Topic: Classical Chinese

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