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English Definitionnorth; to be defeated (classical)
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Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo) ㄅㄟˇ
Cantonese (Jyutping)bak1
Part of Speech(名) noun
Measure WordsNone
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Words With Same Head Word    
北京běijīngBeijing, capital of People's Republic of China; Peking; PRC government
北边běibiānnorth; north side; northern part; to the north of
北方běifāngnorth; the northern part a country; China north of the Yellow River
北部běibùnorthern part
北面běimiànnorthern side; north
Words With Same Tail Word    
东北dōngběinortheast; Northeast China; Manchuria
西北xīběinorthwest; Northwest China (Shaanxi, Gansu, Qinghai, Ningxia, Xinjiang)
台北táiběiTaibei or Taipei, capital of Taiwan
河北héběiHebei province (Hopeh) in north China surrounding Beijing, short name , capital Shijiazhuang 石家庄
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