Talk:波

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Mandarin readings[edit]

Can it be added which of the Mandarin pronunciations are used in which contexts? 24.29.228.33 01:01, 1 August 2008 (UTC)

Can it be added which of the Mandarin pronunciations are used in which contexts? 71.66.97.228 05:26, 31 July 2010 (UTC)

Can it be added which of the Mandarin pronunciations are used in which contexts? 71.66.97.228 07:40, 13 October 2011 (UTC)

99.9% of modern usages are ("appearance of rapidly flowing water > wave > fluctuation"). is "along (the bank of ...)". bēi means "pond" or "hillside". These last two senses are also written as or . 60.240.101.246 09:39, 16 October 2011 (UTC)

You have an amazing knowledge of Chinese--how do you find this information or do you know it all in your mind? Why not add this information to the entry? 71.66.97.228 06:18, 17 October 2011 (UTC)

Etymology[edit]

@Wyang, when you have time, could you check the etymology here? — justin(r)leung (t...) | c=› } 00:35, 28 July 2017 (UTC)

@Justinrleung I like what you have written. I only tweaked the wording to make the theories clearer (hopefully). Not 100% happy with the formatting of the lines in the etymology for the “wave” sense, but could not think of a better format at the moment. Wyang (talk) 06:03, 28 July 2017 (UTC)
@Wyang: Thanks! — justin(r)leung (t...) | c=› } 06:07, 28 July 2017 (UTC)