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ChineseEdit

beautiful; beauty; America beautiful; Korea
trad. (美麗)
simp. (美丽)

PronunciationEdit


AdjectiveEdit

美麗

  1. beautiful
    美麗景色 / 美丽景色  ―  měilì jǐngsè  ―  beautiful views
    美麗 / 美丽  ―  Tā zhǎng de hěn měilì.  ―  She is very beautiful.
    法語一個美麗語言 [MSC, trad.]
    法语一个美丽语言 [MSC, simp.]
    Fǎyǔ shì yīge měilì de yǔyán. [Pinyin]
    French is a beautiful language.

SynonymsEdit

AntonymsEdit

NounEdit

美麗

  1. beauty
    自然美麗 / 自然美丽  ―  zìrán měilì  ―  natural beauty
    美麗確是無與倫比 [MSC, trad.]
    美丽确是无与伦比 [MSC, simp.]
    Tā de měilì quèshì wúyǔlúnbǐ. [Pinyin]
    Her beauty is beyond compare.

Usage notesEdit

美麗美丽 (měilì) can describe objects and movements, as well as people, while 美觀美观 (měiguān) usually only describes objects, movements, etc., and not people.

See alsoEdit

  • (Cantonese, Hakka) (jìng)
  • (Teochew) (ngia2)

Derived termsEdit


JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term

Grade: 3
れい
Grade: S
on’yomi

Adjectival nounEdit

美麗 (-na inflection, hiragana びれい, rōmaji birei)

  1. beautiful

InflectionEdit

NounEdit

美麗 (hiragana びれい, rōmaji birei)

  1. (extreme) beauty

See alsoEdit

See alsoEdit