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English translation of '弦'


  1. (指乐器) string
    ⇒ 小提琴弦 (xiǎotíqín xián) violin string
  2. (指钟表) spring
  3. () hypotenuse

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'弦' in Other Languages

British English: string /strɪŋ/ NOUN
musical instrument The strings on an instrument are the thin pieces of wire that are stretched across it and that make sounds when the instrument is played.
He changed a guitar string.
  • American English: string
  • Arabic: وَتَر
  • Brazilian Portuguese: corda
  • Chinese:
  • Croatian: žica
  • Czech: struna
  • Danish: streng
  • Dutch: snaar
  • European Spanish: cuerda
  • Finnish: kieli
  • French: cordeinstrument de musique
  • German: Saite
  • Greek: χορδή
  • Italian: corda
  • Japanese:
  • Korean:
  • Norwegian: streng
  • Polish: struna
  • European Portuguese: corda
  • Romanian: coardă
  • Russian: струна
  • Spanish: cuerda
  • Swedish: sträng
  • Thai: สายบนเครื่องดนตรี
  • Turkish: tel
  • Ukrainian: струна
  • Vietnamese: dây


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