男女

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
だん
Grade: 1
じょ
Grade: 1
on'yomi

Noun[edit]

男女 (counter , hiragana だんじょ, romaji danjo)

  1. man and woman, men and women; both sexes
  2. boy and girl, boys and girls

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Mandarin[edit]

simpl. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin nánnǚ
Zhuyin ㄋㄢˊ ㄋㄩˇ
IPA (key) /na̠n³⁵ ny²¹⁴⁻²¹⁽⁴⁾/

Noun[edit]

男女 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin nánnǚ)

  1. man and woman, men and women; both sexes
    男女搭配幹活。 (trad.)
    男女搭配干活。 (simp.)
    nánnǚ dāpèi, gànhuó bù lèi
    Men and women are more efficient when they work together.
    男女同工同酬
    nánnǚ tónggōngtóngchóu
    Men and women should get equal pay for equal work.

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