娃娃

MandarinEdit

simpl. and trad.

EtymologyEdit

based on the sound of a baby's cry

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin wáwá
Zhuyin ㄨㄚˊ ㄨㄚˊ
IPA (key) /u̯a̠³⁵ u̯a̠³⁵/

NounEdit

娃娃 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin wáwá)

  1. (Intermediate Mandarin) a baby, a young child

Derived termsEdit

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