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一边
Main
English Definitionone side; either side; on the one hand; on the other hand; doing while
Simplified Script一边
Traditional Script一邊
Pinyinyībiān
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
yìbiān
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄧ ㄅㄧㄢ
Cantonese (Jyutping)jat1bin1
Part of Speech(副) adverb
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=3; TOP=Basic
Word Decomposition
one; 1; single; a (article); as soon as; entire; whole; all; throughout; "one" radical in Chinese characters (Kangxi radical 1); also pr. [yao1] for greater clarity when spelling out numbers digit by digit
biānside; edge; margin; border; boundary; hem; simultaneously

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Words With Same Head Word    
一些yīxiēsome; a few; a little
一直yīzhístraight (in a straight line); continuously; always; from the beginning of ... up to ...; all along
一切yīqièeverything; every; all
一样yīyàngsame; like; equal to; the same as; just like
一般yībānsame; ordinary; so-so; common; general; generally; in general
Words With Same Tail Word    
旁边pángbiānlateral; side; to the side; beside
北边běibiānnorth; north side; northern part; to the north of
西边xībiānwest; west side; western part; to the west of
身边shēnbiānat one's side; on hand
这边zhèbiānthis side; here
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