NTI Buddhist Text Reader

Chinese Word Detail

    nián     year

Listen: Play audio
Grammar: Noun
Notes: A measure word cannot be used with this noun. When used for dates year (年) is always placed first, then month (月), day (日), and finally time.
Parent concept: 时间 (time)
Topic: Modern Chinese

Other senses of the word:

Pinyin English

Copyright Nan Tien Institute 2013-2014, www.nantien.edu.au.

This page was last updated on December 13, 2014.