哪裡

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Mandarin[edit]

simpl. 哪里
trad. or 哪裏

Pronunciation[edit]

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin nǎlǐ
Zhuyin ㄋㄚˇ ㄌㄧˇ
IPA (key) /na̠²¹⁴⁻³⁵ li²¹⁴⁻²¹⁽⁴⁾/
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Interjection[edit]

哪裡 (traditional, Pinyin nǎlǐ, traditional 哪裡 or 哪裏, simplified 哪里)

  1. you flatter me!

Usage notes[edit]

  • Used when someone compliments you. Its use is intended to show humility.

Synonyms[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

哪裡 (traditional, Pinyin nǎlǐ, traditional 哪裡 or 哪裏, simplified 哪里)

  1. (Beginning Mandarin) where
    哪裡?
    nǐ qù nǎlǐ?
    Where are you going?
  2. wherever
  3. how

Synonyms[edit]

See also[edit]


Min Nan[edit]

simpl. 哪里
trad. or 哪裏

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Interjection[edit]

哪裡 (traditional, POJ ná-lí, traditional 哪裡 or 哪裏, simplified 哪里)

  1. you flatter me!

Pronoun[edit]

哪裡 (traditional, POJ ná-lí, traditional 哪裡 or 哪裏, simplified 哪里)

  1. where
  2. wherever

Usage notes[edit]

  • used in more formal settings, more or less equivalent to 何處. The more colloquial way to say where in Min Nan is 佗位 (tó-ūi).

Synonyms[edit]