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Pronunciation
Mandarin bèi
Cantonese (Jyutping)bui3
Japanese Kunkai
Japanese Onbai, hai
Korean (Hangul)
Korean (Yale)phay
Vietnamesebuổi
Meaning
Definition sea shell; money, currency
Character Rank
Traditional1228
Simplified7140
Hong Kong Grade Level3
Common Words With This Character  
寶貝bǎobèitreasured object; treasure; darling; baby; cowry; good-for-nothing or queer character
貝殼bèikéshell; conch; cowry; mother of pearl; hard outer skin
分貝fēnbèidecibel
貝爾bèi'ěrBell (person name)
貝克bèikèbecquerel (unit of radioactivity, symbol Bq); abbr. for 貝克勒爾; Baker or Becker (name)
丹貝dānbèisee 天貝
Related Characters
Simplified Script
Look-Alikes
Same Structure & Phonetic Component(Sign-in required)
Computer Encoding
Unicode U+8C9D
Big 5A8A9
Input Method Codes
Cangjiebuc
Four Corner6080.0
WuBi 86mhny
WuBi 98mhny
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