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English Definitiontowards the north
Simplified Script往北
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄨㄤˇ ㄅㄟˇ
Cantonese (Jyutping)wong5bak1
Word Decomposition
wǎngto go (in a direction); to; towards; (of a train) bound for; past; previous
běinorth; to be defeated (classical)

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Words With Same Head Word    
往往wǎngwǎngoften; frequently
往来wǎngláidealings; contacts; to go back and forth
往返wǎngfǎnto go back and forth; to go to and fro; round trip
往事wǎngshìpast events; former happenings
往常wǎngchánghabitually (in the past); as one used to do formerly; as it used to be
Words With Same Tail Word    
东北dōngběinortheast; Northeast China; Manchuria
西北xīběinorthwest; Northwest China (Shaanxi, Gansu, Qinghai, Ningxia, Xinjiang)
台北táiběiTaibei or Taipei, capital of Taiwan
河北héběiHebei province (Hopeh) in north China surrounding Beijing, short name , capital Shijiazhuang 石家庄
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