See also: ma and

TranslingualEdit

Stroke order
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Stroke order
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Han characterEdit

(radical 30 +3, 6 strokes, cangjie input 口弓女一 (RNVM), composition)

  1. final interrogative particle (for simple "yes or no" type questions)

ReferencesEdit


CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Jyutping maa3, Yale ma3)


MandarinEdit

simpl.
trad.

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin ma
Zhuyin ㄇㄚ˙
IPA (key) /ma̠/
Audio
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ParticleEdit

(simplified, Pinyin ma, traditional , simplified )

  1. final interrogative particle on a yes/no question.
    你好吗? (Nǐ hǎo ma?)

NounEdit

(simplified, Pinyin , traditional )

  1. used for phonetic in 吗啡 (嗎啡) (morphine)

ReferencesEdit

  • "" (in Mandarin/English), MDBG English to Chinese dictionary ( Based on CC-CEDICT ). URL accessed on 2014-02-17.
Last modified on 9 April 2014, at 12:14