Meaning of 娘

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Pinyin: niáng
English Definition: mother; young lady; (coll.) effeminate
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Total strokes: 10; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (woman) conveys the meaning.
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Example Words
大娘 niáng (coll.) father's older brother's wife; aunt (polite address)
新娘 xīn niáng bride
娘家 niáng jia married woman's parents' home
红娘 hóng niáng matchmaker
娘子 niáng (dialect) form of address for one's wife; polite form of address for a woman
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