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male
meɪl
Main
English Definition
(形) As an adjective
  1. Being the sex (of plant or animal) that produces gametes (spermatozoa) that perform the fertilizing function in generation.
  2. For or pertaining to or composed of men or boys.
  3. Characteristic of a man.
(名) As a noun
  1. An animal that produces gametes (spermatozoa) that can fertilize female gametes (ova).
  2. A person who belongs to the sex that cannot have babies.
  3. The capital of Maldives in the center of the islands.
Hyphenationmale
Part of Speech(形) adjective, (名) noun
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男人nánréna man; a male; men
男性nánxìngthe male sex; a male
有力yǒulìpowerful; forceful; vigorous
(of a bird, animal or plant) male; key; hills
雄性xióngxìngmale
xióngmale; staminate; grand; imposing; powerful; mighty; person or state having great power and influence
nánmale; Baron, lowest of five orders of nobility 五等爵位
lǎoelder person; male; man
男同胞nántóng bāoman; male; male compatriot
sāotrouble; disturbance; rumpus; flirty; coquettish; abbr. for 离骚; literary writings; smell of urine; foul smell; male (animal) (dialect)
gōngpublic; collectively owned; common; international (e.g. high seas, metric system, calendar); make public; fair; just; Duke, highest of five orders of nobility 五等爵位; honorable (gentlemen); father-in-law; maternal gradfather; male (animal)
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