Meaning of 话

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(Trad.: 話)
Pinyin: huà
English Definition: dialect; language; spoken words; speech; talk; words; conversation; what sb said; Classifiers:
Chinese Definition:
Total strokes: 8; Radical:
Ideographic: A spoken tongue ; also provides the pronunciation
Character Formation:
  • Left to right
    • [ yán ] words, speech; to speak, to say
    • [ shé ] tongue; bell clapper
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Example Words
电话 diàn huà telephone; Classifiers: ; phone number
讲话 jiǎng huà a speech; to speak; to talk; to address; Classifiers:
说话 shuō huà to speak; to say; to talk; to gossip; to tell stories; talk; word
谈话 tán huà to talk (with sb); to have a conversation; talk; conversation; Classifiers:
对话 duì huà dialogue; Classifiers:
More: 话* | *话 | *话*
Example Sentences
I dialed the wrong number.
I don't have the phone number.
We can talk at any time.
I want to call my dad.
He doesn't speak much usually.