- 近 [jìn]
- （空间或时间距离短） near; close:
the history of the last hundred years; 近百年史
in recent years; 近几年来- （接近） approaching; approximately; close to:
approaching sixty; 年近60
amiable and easy of approach; 平易近人- （亲近; 关系密切） intimate; closely related:
The two families are on intimate terms. 两家关系挺近。- （浅近; 浅显） easy to understand:
simple and easy to understand; 浅近
simple in language but profound in meaning 言近旨远
- （姓氏） a surname:
Jin Gongi 近公义
A new factory was established near my home.
There is a pine forest near our house.
He is near forty.
Singapore is near the equator.
There is an underground car park near the supermarket.
Traffic was badly snarled up near the accident.
There is a rosebush near the fence and it is very beautiful.
The setting sun had boundless beauty, Just because the yellow dusk is so near.