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English Definitionfinal period; the end (of a term); the close
Simplified Script尾期
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄨㄟˇ ㄑㄧ
Cantonese (Jyutping)mei5kei4
Word Decomposition
wěitail; remainder; remnant; extremity; sixth of the 28 constellations; measure word for fish
a period of time; phase; stage; measure word for issues of a periodical, courses of study; time; term; period; to hope

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
尾巴wěibatail; colloquial pr. [yi3 ba5]
尾声wěishēngcoda; epilogue; end
尾子wěizitail; end; small change; odd sum remaining after large round number
尾击wěijīattack from the rear
尾数wěishùremainder (after rounding a number); decimal part (of number after the decimal point); mantissa (i.e. fractional part of common logarithm in math.); small change; balance (of an account)
Words With Same Tail Word    
星期xīngqīweek; day of the week; Sunday
长期chángqīlong term; long time; long range (of a forecast)
时期shíqīperiod; phase
学期xuéqīterm; semester
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