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English Definitiongift; rite; ceremony; propriety; etiquette; courtesy; (Chinese surname); abbr. for 礼记, Classic of Rites
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(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo) ㄌㄧˇ
Cantonese (Jyutping)lai5
Part of Speech(名) noun
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Proficiency Test LevelTOP=Intermediate

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Words With Same Head Word    
礼物lǐwùgift; present
礼貌lǐmàocourtesy; manners
礼堂lǐtángassembly hall; auditorium
礼拜天lǐbài tiānSunday
礼拜日lǐbài rìSunday
Words With Same Tail Word    
敬礼jìnglǐto salute; salute
典礼diǎnlǐcelebration; ceremony
葬礼zànglǐburial; funeral
送礼sònglǐto give a present
婚礼hūnlǐwedding ceremony; wedding
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