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simpl. and trad.

Translingual[edit]

Stroke order
吧-order.gif

Han character[edit]

(radical 30 +4, 7 strokes, cangjie input 口日山 (RAU), four-corner 67017, composition)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 178, character 4
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 3341
  • Dae Jaweon: page 395, character 12
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 596, character 6
  • Unihan data for U+5427

Chinese[edit]

simpl. and trad.

Pronounciation[edit]

Particle[edit]

  1. (Beginning Mandarin) (used at the end of a sentence to indicate a suggested action; often used to express imperative mood) let us ...; why don't you ... (emphatic final particle)
  2. (used at the end of a sentence used to concede a point )
    • [Beijing Mandarin, MSC, trad. and simp.]hǎo ba [Pinyin] — alright!
  3. (onomatopoeia) sound of crackling; crack

Usage notes[edit]

  • 吧 is not used as a modal particle in Min Nan. The particle ho͘ provides a similar effect.

Derived terms[edit]

Pronounciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

  1. (loanword) bar (establishment serving alcohol)
  2. (abbreviation) abbreviation for 貼吧贴吧 ("internet board")

Syllable[edit]

(traditional and simplified)

  1. transliteration for ba or bar

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • "" (in Taiwanese/English), On-line Taiwanese/Mandarin Dictionary (台文/華文線頂辭典). URL accessed on 2011-01-30.

Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

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Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(pa) (hangeul , McCune-Reischauer p'a)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(ba, , , vài)

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  2. and, with, as well as

See also[edit]