Meaning of 另

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Pinyin: lìng
English Definition: other; another; separate; separately
Chinese Definition:
Total strokes: 5; Radical:
Character Formation:
  • Above to below
    • [ kǒu ] mouth; entrance, gate, opening
    • [ ] strength, power; capability, influence
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Example Words
另外 lìng wài additional; in addition; besides; separate; other; moreover; furthermore
另行 lìng xíng (to do sth) separately; as a separate action
另类 lìng lèi offbeat; alternative; avant-garde; unconventional; weird
另眼相看 lìng yǎn xiāng kàn to treat sb favorably; to view in a new light
另起炉灶 lìng zào lit. to set up a separate kitchen (idiom); to start from scratch; back to square one; to start of on a new path
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Example Sentences
They live on the other side of the street.
Do they go from one side of the Pacific to the other?
That's another matter.
Come again, come again to the other side.
Can you fend off the other boat with your pole?