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It is composed of two syllables: "Jia" and "Nan".

Spelling jia
Closest English pronunciation /dʒɪɑ:/
Hint "just" + "hit" + "art".
Chinese Pinyin jiā jiá jiǎ jià
Common characters in names 家 加 嘉 佳 葭 贾

Spelling nan
Closest English pronunciation /nʌn/
Hint "no" + "cup" + "no". Not /næn/ as in English "nanny".
Chinese Pinyin nān nán nǎn nàn
Common characters in names 男 南 楠 喃