麵包

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See also: 面包

Chinese[edit]

flour; noodles
 
to cover; to wrap; to hold; to include; to take charge of; package; wrapper; container; bag; to hold or embrace; bundle; packet; to contract (to or for)
trad. (麵包/麪包) /
simp. (面包)

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

麵包

  1. bread (Classifier: m c; m; c)

Usage notes[edit]

The concept of “bread” in Chinese may include that which is typically considered pastries or small cakes in European cultures.

Synonyms[edit]

Dialectal synonyms of 麵包 (“bread”) [map]
Variety Location Words
Formal (Written Standard Chinese) 麵包
Mandarin Beijing 麵包
Taiwan 麵包
Cantonese Guangzhou 麵包
Hong Kong 麵包
Taishan 麵包
Hakka Miaoli (N. Sixian) 麵包
Liudui (S. Sixian) 麵包
Hsinchu (Hailu) 麵包
Dongshi (Dabu) 麵包
Zhuolan (Raoping) 麵包
Yunlin (Zhao'an) 麵包
Min Nan Xiamen 麵包
Quanzhou 麵包
Zhangzhou 麵包
Taipei
Kaohsiung 麵包
Tainan
Taichung 麵包
Yilan 麵包
Lukang
Sanxia 麵包
Kinmen 麵包
Magong
Hsinchu

Derived terms[edit]