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Pronunciation
Mandarin bèi
Cantonese (Jyutping)bui3
Meaning
Definition sea shell; money, currency
Character Rank
Simplified1269
常用字表1133
Common Words With This Character  
宝贝bǎobèitreasured object; treasure; darling; baby; cowry; good-for-nothing or queer character
贝壳bèikéshell; conch; cowry; mother of pearl; hard outer skin
分贝fēnbèidecibel
贝尔bèi'ěrBell (person name)
贝克bèikèbecquerel (unit of radioactivity, symbol Bq); abbr. for 贝克勒尔; Baker or Becker (name)
丹贝dānbèisee 天贝
Related Characters
Traditional Script
HKSCS
Look-Alikes
Same Structure & Phonetic Component(Sign-in required)
Computer Encoding
Unicode U+8D1D
GB2312B1B4
Input Method Codes
Cangjiebo
Four Corner7780
WuBimhny
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