沿 (yán )

沿 English Translation

The English meaning of 沿 (yán ) is:

  • along
  • to follow (a line, tradition etc)
  • to carry on
  • to trim (a border with braid, tape etc)
  • border
  • edge

Example Usage of 沿


Yánzhe zhè tiáo lù zhí zǒu, dào dì sān gè hónglǜdēng dì dìfāng yòu zhuǎn. Go straight down this street and turn right at the third light.


Decomposition of 沿

沿 Radical
沿 Stroke Count 8
沿 Stroke Order