See also: jiā, jiá, jiǎ, and jià

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jia

  1. rōmaji reading of じあ

MandarinEdit

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jia (form of jia0 or jia5)

  1. Pinyin reading of

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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.
Last modified on 1 February 2014, at 15:50