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Chinese – Rénquán

May 27th, 2011 · No Comments · Chinese, Human Rights

人權 (人权) Rénquán Relates to human rights The phrase is composed of two characters: 人 – rén – people, human being[1] 權 (权) – quán – to weigh, to consider, to balance; rights; authority and power; strategy; expediency; in an advantageous or favourable position[2] 人權 – rénquán – literally means ‘people’s rights’. In other words, […]

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