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English DefinitionTaibei or Taipei, capital of Taiwan
See alsotáiběi variant of 台北 (from traditional character 臺北)
Simplified Script台北
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄊㄞˊ ㄅㄟˇ
Cantonese (Jyutping)toi4bak1
Part of Speech(专有名) proper noun
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Word Decomposition
tái(classical) you (in letters); variant of ; Taiwan (abbr.); (Chinese surname)
běinorth; to be defeated (classical)

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Words With Same Head Word    
台阶táijiēsteps; flight of steps; step (over obstacle); fig. way out of an embarrassing situation; bench (geology)
台独táidúTaiwan Independence (movement); abbr. for 台湾独立运动
台海táihǎiabbr. for 台湾海峡, Taiwan strait
台商táishāngTaiwanese businessman; Taiwanese company
Words With Same Tail Word    
东北dōngběinortheast; Northeast China; Manchuria
西北xīběinorthwest; Northwest China (Shaanxi, Gansu, Qinghai, Ningxia, Xinjiang)
河北héběiHebei province (Hopeh) in north China surrounding Beijing, short name , capital Shijiazhuang 石家庄
湖北húběiHubei Province (Hupeh) in central China, abbr. , capital Wuhan 武汉
南北nánběinorth and south; north to south
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