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Person - Mandarin Chinese Character Profile

人 Rén


Chinese Character - Ren

The Mandarin Chinese character 人 (rén) shows the two legs and torso of a human body. Early forms of this character showed hands, feet and head, but this was gradually simplified to the present form.

Mandarin Vocabulary with Rén

Pinyin Characters Meaning
rén cái 人才 talented person
rén dào 人道 humanity
rén gé 人格 personality; integrity; dignity
rén gōng 人工 artificial; manpower; manual work
rén kǒu 人口 population
rén mín 人民 the people (of a nation)

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