YellowBridge Chinese Language & Culture
Chinese Language Center

Learn Mandarin Mandarin-English Dictionary & Thesaurus

New Search

三围
Main
English DefinitionBWH, abbr. for a woman's three measurements, namely: bust 胸围, waist 腰围 and hip 臀围
Simplified Script三围
Traditional Script三圍
Pinyinsānwéi
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄙㄢ ㄨㄟˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)saam1wai4
Word Decomposition
sānthree; 3; (Chinese surname)
wéito encircle; to surround; all around; to wear by wrapping around (scarf, shawl); (Chinese surname)

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
三明治sān míng zhìsandwich (loanword)
三角形sānjiǎo xíngtriangle
三角sānjiǎotriangle
三番五次sān fān wǔ cìover and over again (idiom)
三个sāngèthree
Words With Same Tail Word    
周围zhōuwéisurroundings; environment; to encompass
范围fànwéirange; scope; limit; extent
包围bāowéito surround; to encircle; to hem in
氛围fēnwéiambience; atmosphere
入围rùwéito get past the qualifying round; to make it to the finals
Derived Words or Phrases    
Sign-in
Similar-sounding Words    
Sign-in
Wildcard: Use * as placeholder for 0 or more
Chinese characters or pinyin syllables