Chinese 琴 (qín)A collective term for musical instruments that are mostly string and keyboard. Also includes the accordion, harmonica, xylophone.

For example: Piano = steel 琴 Keyboard = electronic 琴 Harmonica = mouth 琴 Harp = vertical 琴 Accordion = hand wind 琴 Organ = tube wind 琴 Violin = small “hold up” 琴 Viola = medium “hold up” 琴 Cello = big “hold up” 琴 琴 also happens to be a popular character for girls’ names.