Hanping Chinese Dictionary

Hanping Chinese Dictionary


(4 stars)


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100,000 - 500,000 downloads

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Exclusively on Android, so make your iPhone friends jealous!

This is the free edition of Hanping Chinese Dictionary Pro (NEW LOW PRICE!) which has over 10,000 downloads, brings you homescreen widgets, access to more add-ons and comes with a 30-day full refund guarantee: http://goo.gl/KFyks

If you cannot see paid apps (in China?) then read: goo.gl/YGonR

If you are looking for our Cantonese app, please see: goo.gl/62PHL0

Lite features:

★ Chinese handwriting recognition built in (Android 4.1 JellyBean and higher)
★ Audio - recordings of every Mandarin syllable, by a real native Chinese speaker (Android 4.1 JellyBean and higher)
Offline access to all features (unless specified)
★ Search Hanzi / Chinese, Pinyin or English
Pinyin or Zhuyin (Bopomofo) pronunciation throughout
★ Vertical Zhuyin support
★ Both Simplified and Traditional Chinese characters supported
★ Coloring by tone - you can color Hanzi, Pinyin or Zhuyin
★ Simple, intuitive and powerful UI
Live search - results update as-you-type
Progressive results - as you scroll down, progressively deeper searches are seamlessly performed
★ Enter long Chinese text in the search box and get instant Pinyinization as well as automatic vocab list
★ Starred Chinese words/phrases, Word lists (e.g. HSK, idioms/chengyu), Search history
★ Custom search using wildcards
Clipboard Monitoring - raise notification when Hanzi copied to clipboard. Please read: goo.gl/cmRFJ2
★ Night mode (black background)
★ Voice recognition (online only and only on supported devices)
★ Useful links to websites e.g. YellowBridge, Skritter, nciku, Google Translate (online only)
★ Uses CC-CEDICT dictionary data as the base dictionary
★ Seamless integration with our Hanping Chinese Camera app (for image-based character recognition): goo.gl/1clC8H
No ads!

Pro features (not available in this app):

Homescreen Widgets - flip through your favorite words from your homescreen. Try adding multiple widgets!
Multi-dictionary support - the superb ABC Chinese-English and ABC English-Chinese dictionaries (in-app purchases at extra cost)
Merged results across dictionaries - no need for cumbersome cycling through dictionaries
★ Star English words (if you have the ABC English-Chinese dictionary installed)
★ Backup / Restore starred words, search history, preferences etc

Please Note:
* For Chinese character input via Pinyin, use Google Pinyin IME: goo.gl/WZ3Zop

* If many Chinese characters appear as empty square boxes, or if you would like to use a nicer Chinese font, read this: goo.gl/y6ya5r

Please use the forum (see below) to report any bugs or suggestions.

Blog: hanpingchinese.com/blog
Forum: hanpingchinese.com/forum
Facebook: facebook.com/hanpingchinese
Google+: google.com/+HanpingChinese
Twitter: twitter.com/hanpingchinese

Tags: hanping lite, hanping dict chinois lite, hanping chinese dictionary.

Recently changed in this version

★ Fixed Pinyin u umlaut bug
★ Fixed English/Chinese results choice from resetting

Other recent changes:

★ Chinese handwriting recognition built-in!
★ Syllable-by-syllable audio (2000 audio sounds of a real native speaker)
★ Material design
★ Navigation drawer
★ Better tabs
★ Fixed copy/paste in search box

For more see: http://hanpingchinese.com/?tag=whatsnew-hanping-ce-lite

If you like this app, please consider upgrading to the Pro version for extra features and to help support our work.

Comments and ratings for Hanping Chinese Dictionary
  • (70 stars)

    by Grace Alcaraz on 21/04/2015

    The functions on this app are comprehensive for anyone trying to learn Chinese. It's able to translate, as well as decipher written words.

  • (70 stars)

    by Sophia Tran on 19/04/2015

    I'm using this app to learn Chinese for two months now and it is very useful and worked really well. The handwriting recognition is very good and helps a lot when searching unknown Chinese words. And it does not need internet connection to work which is a big plus.

  • (70 stars)

    by Zeyad Mufeez on 18/04/2015

    Made access to Chinese easier

  • (70 stars)

    by Fericia Koh on 16/04/2015

    Used it almost everyday!! My english is bad and this help me to do my english work as it can help me to translate!! Best, no laging nobugs. Very good.

  • (70 stars)

    by Furyan Neo on 14/04/2015

    I have several books written entirely in Mandarin, and a few books with Mandarin passages which I attempted to use this app in order to translate. Martial Arts, however, have their own euphemisms, so sometimes the translation comes out a little esoteric...better to ask Sifu

  • (70 stars)

    by aqeem xdo on 12/04/2015


  • (70 stars)

    by Dee Enn on 11/04/2015

    Very useful

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