喜歡

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See also: 歡喜

Mandarin[edit]

simpl. 喜欢
trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin xǐhuān  →  xǐhuan (toneless final syllable variant)
Zhuyin ㄒㄧˇ ㄏㄨㄢ  →  ㄒㄧˇ ㄏㄨㄢ˙ (toneless final syllable variant)
IPA (key) /ɕi²¹⁴⁻²¹¹ xu̯a̠n⁵⁵/  →  /ɕi²¹⁴ xu̯a̠n⁴/
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喜歡 (traditional, Pinyin xǐhuān, simplified 喜欢)

  1. (Beginning Mandarin) to like
    • 1976: John DeFrancis, Character Text for Beginning Chinese, Chapter 8 (ISBN 0300020597)
      喜歡中國文學?
      Nín xǐhuān Zhōngguó wénxué ma?
      Do you like Chinese literature?

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