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孩子
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English Definitionchild
Simplified Script孩子
Traditional ScriptSame
Pinyinháizi
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄏㄞˊ ㄗ˙
Cantonese (Jyutping)haai4zi2
Part of Speech(名) noun
Measure Words
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=2; TOP=Basic
Word Decomposition
háichild
son; child; seed; egg; small thing; 1st earthly branch: 11 p.m.-1 a.m., midnight, 11th solar month (7th December to 5th January), year of the Rat; Viscount, fourth of five orders of nobility 五等爵位; ancient Chinese compass point: 0° (north)

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Words With Same Head Word    
孩儿hái'érchild
孩奴háinú"a slave to one's children", hard-working parents who would do everything to ensure their children's well-being, in disregard of their own needs
孩提háití(literary) infant; young child
孩童háitóngchild
孩童大衣háitóng dàyīpelisse
Words With Same Tail Word    
儿子érzison
帽子màozihat; cap; (fig.) label; bad name
句子jùzisentence
屋子wūzihouse; room
日子rìziday; a (calendar) date; days of one's life
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