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但愿
Main
English Definitionif only (something were possible); I wish (that)
Simplified Script但愿
Traditional Script但願
Pinyindànyuàn
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄉㄢˋ ㄩㄢˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)daan6jyun6
Word Decomposition
dànbut; yet; however; only; merely; still
yuànto hope; to wish; to desire; hoped-for; ready; willing; sincere

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Words With Same Head Word    
但是dànshìbut; however
但却dànquèhowever
但丁dàndīngDante Alighieri (1265-1321), Italian poet, author of the Divine Comedy 神曲
但凡dànfánevery single; as long as
但书dànshūproviso; qualifying clause
Words With Same Tail Word    
志愿zhìyuànaspiration; ambition; to volunteer
自愿zìyuànvoluntary
宁愿nìngyuànwould rather; better
许愿xǔyuànto make a wish; to make a vow; to promise a reward
祝愿zhùyuànto wish
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