不要緊

MandarinEdit

simpl. 不要紧
trad. 要緊

EtymologyEdit

Literally, "not important, not serious" (不 bù = not; 要紧 yàojǐn = serious, critical, important).

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin bùyàojǐn [Phonetic: yàojǐn]
Zhuyin ㄅㄨˋ ㄧㄠˋ ㄐㄧㄣˇ
IPA (key) /pu⁵¹⁻³⁵ i̯ɑʊ̯⁵¹ t͡ɕin²¹⁴⁻²¹⁽⁴⁾/
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InterjectionEdit

不要緊 (traditional, Pinyin bùyàojǐn, simplified 不要紧)

  1. (Elementary Mandarin) nevermind; it doesn't matter
Last modified on 27 March 2014, at 01:13