Last modified on 20 August 2014, at 22:45
See also: jiā, jiá, jiǎ, and jià

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jia

  1. rōmaji reading of じあ

MandarinEdit

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jia (Zhuyin ㄐㄧㄚ˙)

  1. Pinyin reading of

RomanizationEdit

jia

  1. Nonstandard spelling of jiā.
  2. Nonstandard spelling of jiá.
  3. Nonstandard spelling of jiǎ.
  4. Nonstandard spelling of jià.

Usage notesEdit

  • English transcriptions of Mandarin speech often fail to distinguish between the critical tonal differences employed in the Mandarin language, using words such as this one without the appropriate indication of tone.