hong bao

EnglishEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Mandarin 红包 (hóngbāo).

NounEdit

hong bao (plural hong bao or hongbaos)

  1. A red, decorated envelope containing money given during special occasions such as weddings and the Chinese New Year.

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SynonymsEdit

  • red packet
  • red pocket
Last modified on 19 September 2013, at 14:41