Meaning of 非

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Pinyin: fēi
English Definition: abbr. for 非洲 , Africa; to not be; not; wrong; incorrect; non-; un-; in-; to reproach or blame; (colloquial) to insist on; simply must
Total strokes: 8; Radical:
Ideographic: Two bird's wings opposed; two people back-to-back
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    Example Words:
    非常 [ fēi cháng ]: very; very much; unusual; extraordinary
    除非 [ chú fēi ]: only if (..., or otherwise, ...); only when; only in the case that; unless
    并非 [ bìng fēi ]: really isn't
    非法 [ fēi ]: illegal
    是非 [ shì fēi ]: right and wrong; quarrel
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