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It is composed of two syllables: "Ai" and "Mian".

Spelling ai
Closest English pronunciation /aɪ/
Hint As in English "eye".
Chinese Pinyin āi ái ǎi ài
Common characters in names 爱 艾

Spelling mian
Closest English pronunciation /mjen/
Hint "man" + "yen" (an is weakened into /en/ after i). /mɪen/ is also close.
Chinese Pinyin miān mián miǎn miàn
Common characters in names 棉 勉 缅 免