Meaning of 碗

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Pinyin: wǎn
English Definition: bowl; cup; Classifiers:
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Total strokes: 13; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (stone) conveys the meaning.
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Example Words
饭碗 fàn wǎn rice bowl; fig. livelihood; job; way of making a living
茶碗 chá wǎn teacup
铁饭碗 tiě fàn wǎn secure employment (lit. iron rice bowl)
盖碗 gài wǎn lidded teacup
金饭碗 jīn fàn wǎn secure and lucrative job
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