Meaning of 没

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(Trad.: 沒)
Total strokes: 7; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (water) conveys the meaning.
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  • Pinyin: méi

    English Definition: (negative prefix for verbs); have not; not
    Example Words:
    没有 [ méi yǒu ]: haven't; hasn't; doesn't exist; to not have; to not be
    没关系 [ méi guān xi ]: it doesn't matter
    想也没想 [ xiǎng méi xiǎng ]: without a second thought
    有没有 [ yǒu méi yǒu ]: (before a noun) Do (you, they etc) have ...?; Is there a ...?; (before a verb) Did (you, they etc) (verb, infinitive)?; Have (you, they etc) (verb, past participle)?
    More: 没* | *没 | *没*
  • Pinyin:

    English Definition: drowned; to end; to die; to inundate
    Example Words:
    淹没 [ yān ]: to submerge; to drown; to flood; to drown out (also fig.)
    埋没 [ mái ]: to engulf; to bury; to overlook; to stifle; to neglect; to fall into oblivion
    More: 没* | *没 | *没*
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