回來

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Chinese[edit]

 
to circle; to go back; to turn around; to answer; to return; to revolve; (a measure word for matters or actions) a time; Islam
to come
trad. (回來)
simp. (回来)
anagram 來回来回

Pronunciation[edit]


Verb[edit]

回來

  1. to return; to come back; to be back
    馬上回來 / 马上回来  ―  mǎshàng huílái  ―  be right back

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Synonyms[edit]

Dialectal synonyms of 回來 (“to come back; to return”) [map]
Variety Location Words
Classical Chinese 歸來
Formal (Written Standard Chinese) 回來返回歸來
Mandarin Beijing 回來
Taiwan 回來
Tianjin 回來
Chengdu 轉來
Cantonese Guangzhou 返嚟
Hong Kong 返嚟
Taishan 返來
Hakka Miaoli (N. Sixian) 轉來
Liudui (S. Sixian) 歸來
Hsinchu (Hailu) 轉來
Dongshi (Dabu) 轉來
Zhuolan (Raoping) 轉來
Yunlin (Zhao'an) 轉來
Min Nan Xiamen 轉來倒來
Quanzhou 轉來倒來
Zhangzhou 轉來
Taipei 轉來
Chaozhou 轉來
Shantou 轉來
Wu Wenzhou 走來