危机

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Mandarin[edit]

simpl.
trad. 危機

Etymology[edit]

From  ("danger, dangerous") +  ("crucial point").

Pronunciation[edit]

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Mainland)
Pinyin wēijī
Zhuyin ㄨㄟ ㄐㄧ
IPA (key) /u̯eɪ̯⁵⁵ t͡ɕi⁵⁵/
Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Taiwan)
Pinyin wéijī
Zhuyin ㄨㄟˊ ㄐㄧ
IPA (key) /u̯eɪ̯³⁵ t͡ɕi⁵⁵/

Noun[edit]

危机 (simplified, Pinyin wēijī or wéijī, traditional 危機)

  1. (Elementary Mandarin) crisis

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