拜年

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Chinese[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From  ("to do obeisance to, to make a courtesy call") +  ("year, new year").

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

拜年

  1. to exchange New Year's greetings; to pay someone a courtesy call on New Year's Day or shortly thereafter, usually with a present

See also[edit]

  • Korean: 세배 (sebae, “歲拜”)