Meaning of 语

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(Trad.: 語)
Total strokes: 9; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (words) conveys the meaning.
Character Formation:
  • Left to right
    • words, speech; to speak, to say
    • I, my, our; to resist, to impede
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  • Pinyin:

    English Definition: dialect; language; speech
    Chinese Definition:

    Example Words:
    母语 [ ]: native language; mother tongue; (linguistics) parent language
    语气 [ ]: tone; manner of speaking; mood; Classifiers:
    成语 [ chéng ]: Chinese set expression, typically of 4 characters, often alluding to a story or historical quotation; idiom; proverb; saying; adage; Classifiers: , ,
    谜语 [ ]: riddle; conundrum; Classifiers:
    语言 [ yán ]: language; Classifiers:
  • Pinyin:

    English Definition: to tell to
    Chinese Definition:
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