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阿拉

ChineseEdit

 
(phonetic character); (final part.); (interj.); flatter; an initial particle; prefix to names of people
 
to pull; to play (string instruments); to drag; to draw
simp. and trad.
(阿拉)

PronunciationEdit


Etymology 1Edit

From the Ningbo dialect.

PronounEdit

阿拉

  1. (regional, Wu) we
    阿拉上海人咖啡長大 [Shanghainese, trad.]
    阿拉上海人咖啡长大 [Shanghainese, simp.]
    Us Shanghainese grew up drinking coffee.
    阿拉好朋友 [Shanghainese, trad.]
    阿拉好朋友 [Shanghainese, simp.]
    The two of us are good friends.
  2. (regional, Wu) I, me
    道理阿拉 [Shanghainese, trad.]
    道理阿拉 [Shanghainese, simp.]
    You are being unreasonable; I'm not talking to you anymore. [girl, cute-sounding]

Etymology 2Edit

Proper nounEdit

阿拉

  1. Allah
SynonymsEdit