Two. It is pronounced like "she-en".
Fernando Chien's birth name is Chien Fu-Nan.
Pam Chien's birth name is Pamela Y. Chien.
"le chien" for the male dog; "la chienne" for the female dog.
4 syllables am- phi- bi- an
Awake has two syllables. The syllables are a-wake.
There are 3 syllables in symphony:sym/pho/ny
there are 2 syllables in stomach. To see why, search 'How many syllables in attack?'
Happened has two syllables. The syllables are hap-pened.
There are two syllables.