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Translingual[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Simplified from

Han character[edit]

(radical 64 +4, 7 strokes, cangjie input 手尸中水 (QSLE), composition𠬝)

  1. report, tell, announce
  2. to avenge; to gain retribution
  3. to reward
  4. newspaper

References[edit]


Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(traditional , Jyutping bou3, Yale bou3)


Mandarin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(traditional , Pinyin bào (bao4), Wade-Giles pao4)

Verb[edit]

(traditional, Pinyin bào, traditional )

  1. to announce, to inform, to report
  2. to repay, to requite
  3. to avenge

Noun[edit]

(traditional, Pinyin bào, measure word , traditional )

  1. report
  2. newspaper, journal , periodical
  3. recompense
  4. revenge

Compounds[edit]

References[edit]

  • "" (in Mandarin/English), MDBG English to Chinese dictionary ( Based on CC-CEDICT ). URL accessed on 2014-02-22.