Meaning of 袍

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Pinyin: páo
English Definition: gown (lined)
Chinese Definition:
Total strokes: 11; Radical:
Ideographic: A cloth wrap ; also provides the pronunciation
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Example Words
旗袍 páo Chinese-style dress; cheongsam
长袍 cháng páo chang pao (traditional Chinese men's robe); gown; robe; Classifiers:
龙袍 lóng páo dragon robe; emperor's court dress
战袍 zhàn páo (old) combat robe; soldier's uniform; (sports) team jersey; team shirt
睡袍 shuì páo nightgown
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Example Sentences
Please give that new garment a graceful bearing .