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English Definitionto surrender; to accept defeat
Simplified Script纳降
Traditional Script納降
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄋㄚˋ ㄒㄧㄤˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)naap6hong4
Word Decomposition
to receive; to accept; to enjoy; to bring into; to pay (tax etc); nano- (one billionth); to reinforce sole of shoes or stockings by close sewing; (Chinese surname)
xiángto surrender; to capitulate; to subdue; to tame

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Words With Same Head Word    
纳税nàshuìto pay taxes
纳入nàrùto bring into; to channel into; to integrate into; to incorporate
纳闷nàmènpuzzled; bewildered
纳闷儿nàmènrerhua variant of 纳闷, puzzled
Words With Same Tail Word    
投降tóuxiángto surrender; surrender
受降shòuxiángto accept surrender
诈降zhàxiángfeigned surrender
迫降pòxiángto force somebody to surrender
誓死不降shìsǐ bù xiángto vow to fight to the death
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