笨蛋

MandarinEdit

simpl. and trad.

EtymologyEdit

From Chinese ("foolish, stupid") + ("egg")

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin bèndàn
Zhuyin ㄅㄣˋ ㄉㄢˋ
IPA (key) /pən⁵¹⁻⁵³ ta̠n⁵¹/

NounEdit

笨蛋 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin bèndàn)

  1. (informal) fool, idiot, silly (person)
  2. (term of affection) kid, kiddo

SynonymsEdit

Last modified on 19 April 2014, at 04:33