你好

MandarinEdit

simpl. and trad.

EtymologyEdit

Compound of (, you) +‎ (hǎo, good).

PronunciationEdit

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InterjectionEdit

你好 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin nǐhǎo)

  1. Hi, hello.
    你好,好久不见。
    Nǐhǎo, hǎojiǔbujiàn.
    Hi, long time no see.

Usage notesEdit

  • Used informally in face-to-face speech, and in writing.

See alsoEdit

JapaneseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Mandarin 你好 (nǐhǎo, hi).

InterjectionEdit

你好 (katakana ニーハオ, romaji nīhao)

  1. (informal) Hi.

SynonymsEdit

Last modified on 8 April 2014, at 06:40