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English Definitionlarge building; edifice; mansion
Simplified Script大厦
Traditional Script大廈
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄉㄚˋ ㄕㄚˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)daai6haa6
Part of Speech(名) noun
Measure Words
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=6
Word Decomposition
big; huge; large; major; great; wide; deep; older (than); oldest; eldest; greatly; very much; (dialect) father; father's elder or younger brother
shàtall building; mansion; rear annex; lean-to

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大学dàxuéuniversity; college; the Great Learning, one of the Four Books 四书 in Confucianism
大概dàgàiroughly; probably; rough; approximate; about; general idea
大家dàjiāeveryone; influential family; great expert
大声dàshēngloud voice; in a loud voice; loudly
大陆dàlùcontinent; mainland; mainland China (reference to the PRC)
Words With Same Tail Word    
偏厦piānshàside annex; lean-to
航厦hángshàair terminal
柏威厦bǎi wēi shàPreah Vihear
世贸大厦shìmào dàshàWorld Trade Center
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