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弟弟
Main
English Definitionyounger brother
Simplified Script弟弟
Traditional ScriptSame
Pinyindìdi
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄉㄧˋ ㄉㄧ˙
Cantonese (Jyutping)dai6dai6
Part of Speech(名) noun
Measure Words,
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=2; TOP=Basic
Word Decomposition
younger brother; junior male; I (modest word in letter)
younger brother; junior male; I (modest word in letter)

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Words With Same Head Word    
弟子dìzǐdisciple; follower
弟兄dìxiongbrothers; comrade
弟妹dìmèiyounger sibling; younger brother's wife
弟妇dìfùyounger brother's wife; sister-in-law
弟媳dìxíyounger brother's wife; sister-in-law
Words With Same Tail Word    
小弟弟xiǎo dìdilittle brother; little boy; (coll.) penis
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