包围

MandarinEdit

simpl.
trad. 包圍

EtymologyEdit

  • bāo ("to wrap; to surround") + wéi ("to surround; to enclose")

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin bāowéi
Zhuyin ㄅㄠ ㄨㄟˊ
IPA (key) /pɑʊ̯⁵⁵ u̯eɪ̯³⁵/
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NounEdit

包围 (simplified, Pinyin bāowéi, traditional 包圍)

  1. encirclement

VerbEdit

包围 (simplified, Pinyin bāowéi, traditional 包圍)

  1. to encircle; to surround
  2. to surround one's enemy and attack them from the front and rear simultaneously

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Last modified on 9 April 2014, at 12:08