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tail
 
(suff. for certain nouns); to hope; to wish; Palestinian, Palestine (abbrev.); Pakistan (abbrev.); Pascal (unit of pressure)
simp. and trad.
(尾巴)

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

尾巴

  1. tail
    尾巴 [MSC, trad.]
    尾巴 [MSC, simp.]
    Xiǎo gǒu yáo zhe wěiba pǎo le. [Pinyin]
    The little dog ran off wagging its tail.
  2. tail-like part
    我們汽車尾巴 [MSC, trad.]
    我们汽车尾巴 [MSC, simp.]
    Wǒmen de qìchē wěiba bèi zhuàng huài le. [Pinyin]
    The rear end of our car was smashed.

SynonymsEdit

Dialectal synonyms of 尾巴 (“tail”) [map]
Variety Location Words
Classical Chinese
Formal (Written Standard Chinese) 尾巴
Mandarin Beijing 尾巴
Taiwan 尾巴
Jinan 尾巴
Xi'an 尾巴
Wuhan 尾巴
Chengdu 尾巴兒
Yangzhou 尾巴
Hefei 尾巴
Cantonese Guangzhou
Hong Kong
Taishan
Yangjiang
Gan Nanchang 尾巴
Hakka Meixian 尾巴
Miaoli (N. Sixian)
Liudui (S. Sixian)
Hsinchu (Hailu)
Dongshi (Dabu)
Zhuolan (Raoping)
Yunlin (Zhao'an)
Jin Taiyuan 尾巴
Min Bei Jian'ou
Min Dong Fuzhou
Min Nan Xiamen 尾溜
Quanzhou 尾溜
Zhangzhou 尾溜
Taipei 尾仔尾溜
Kaohsiung 尾仔尾溜
Chaozhou
Wu Shanghai 尾巴
Suzhou 尾巴
Wenzhou 尾巴尾巴兒
Xiang Changsha 尾巴
Shuangfeng 尾巴