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English DefinitionTaiwan
See alsotáiwān variant of 台灣 (from traditional character 臺灣)
Simplified Script台湾
Traditional Script台灣
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄊㄞˊ ㄨㄢ
Cantonese (Jyutping)toi4waan1
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Word Decomposition
tái(classical) you (in letters); variant of ; Taiwan (abbr.); (Chinese surname)
wānbay; gulf; to cast anchor; to moor (a boat)

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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
台北táiběiTaibei or Taipei, capital of Taiwan
台商táishāngTaiwanese businessman; Taiwanese company
Words With Same Tail Word    
港湾gǎngwānnatural harbor; bay serving as harbor
台湾táiwānvariant of 台灣
海湾hǎiwānbay; gulf (body of water); (Persian) Gulf
三湾sānwānSanwan township in Miaoli county 苗栗县, northwest Taiwan
墨湾mòwānGulf of Mexico
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