Meaning of 湾

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(Trad.: 灣)
Pinyin: wān
English Definition: bay; gulf; to cast anchor; to moor (a boat)
Total strokes: 12; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (water) conveys the meaning.
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台湾 [ tái wān ]: Taiwan
海湾 [ hǎi wān ]: (Persian) Gulf
海湾 [ hǎi wān ]: bay; gulf
港湾 [ gǎng wān ]: natural harbor; bay serving as harbor
田湾 [ tián wān ]: Tianwan in Lianyungang 连云港 , site of large nuclear power plant
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