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English DefinitionParis, capital of France
Simplified Script巴黎
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄅㄚ ㄌㄧˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)baa1lai4
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Word Decomposition
to long for; to wish; to cling to; to stick to; something that sticks; close to; next to; spread open; informal abbr. for bus 巴士; bar (unit of pressure); nominalizing suffix on certain nouns, such as 尾巴, tail; Ba state during Zhou dynasty (in east of modern Sichuan); abbr. for east Sichuan or Chongqing; (Chinese surname); abbr. for Palestine or Palestinian; abbr. for Pakistan
black; Li ethnic group of Hainan Province; (Chinese surname); abbr. for Lebanon 黎巴嫩

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Words With Same Head Word    
巴士bāshìbus (loanword); motor coach
巴结bājieto fawn on; to curry favor with; to make up to
巴不得bā bùdé(coll.) to be eager for; to long for; to look forward to
巴斯bāsīBath city in southwest England
Words With Same Tail Word    
嘉黎jiālíLhari county, Tibetan: Lha ri rdzong, in Nagchu prefecture 那曲地区, central Tibet
昌黎chānglíChangli county in Qinhuangdao 秦皇岛, Hebei
烝黎zhēnglípeople; the masses
阇黎shélíBuddhist teacher (Sanskrit transliteration); also written 阇棃
赫胥黎hè xū líHuxley (name); Thomas Henry Huxley (1825-1895), British evolutionary scientist and champion of Darwin; Aldous Huxley (1894-1963), British novelist
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