Hanzi Character Search: 儉

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temperate, frugal, economical
Radical 𠆢
Strokes (without radical) 13 Total Strokes 15
Mandarin reading jǐan Cantonese reading gim6
Japanese on reading ken Japanese kun reading tsuzumayaka
Korean reading kem Vietnamese reading kiệm
Simplified Variant(s)

CEDICT Entries:

   [ jǐan ]   frugal, to be in need
⇒    [ jíe jǐan ]   thrifty, penny-pinching
⇒    [ qín gōng jǐan xúe ]   (idiom) work and study