兄弟

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
Grade: 2 Grade: 2

Noun[edit]

兄弟 (hiragana きょうだい, historical hiragana きやうだい, romaji kyōdai)

  1. a brother, brothers
  2. brothers and sisters, siblings

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Mandarin[edit]

simpl. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin xiōngdì
Zhuyin ㄒㄩㄥ ㄉㄧˋ
IPA (key) /ɕi̯ʊŋ⁵⁵ ti⁵¹/

Noun[edit]

兄弟 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin xiōngdì)

  1. term of address for a close friend of the same age or younger
    (simp.) 兄弟今天请客
    (trad.) 兄弟今天請客
    xiōngdì jīntiān qǐngkè
    My brother, it's my treat today.
  2. generic term for older and younger brothers

Min Nan[edit]

simpl. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ hiã˧˧ti˧˧ ]

Noun[edit]

兄弟 (traditional and simplified, POJ hiaⁿ-tī)

  1. term of address for a close friend of the same age or younger
    (simp.) 兄弟今仔日请人
    (trad.) 兄弟今仔日請人
    hiaⁿ-tī góa kin-á-ji̍t chhiáⁿ-lâng.
    My brother, it's my treat today.
  2. generic term for older and younger brothers