1. zhēn noun a needle / a probe
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文 , Subdomain: Chinese Medicine 中医
    Notes: (Guoyu '箴' n 2; Unihan '箴')
  2. zhēn noun admonition
    Domain: Literature 文学
    Notes: (Knechtges 2017, p. 295; Guoyu '箴' n 1)
  3. zhēn verb to admonish
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 劝谏 (Guoyu '箴' v)

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  • 箴言 an admonition / an exhortation/ a dictum ; Book of Proverbs

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