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English Definitionif
Simplified Script若是
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄖㄨㄛˋ ㄕˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)joek6si6
Word Decomposition
ruòto seem; like; as; if
shìis; are; am; yes; to be

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Words With Same Head Word    
若干ruògāna certain number or amount; how many?; how much?
若望ruòwàngJohn; Saint John; less common variant of 约翰 preferred by the Catholic church
若然ruòránif; if so
若羌ruòqiāngChaqiliq nahiyisi or Ruoqiang county in Bayingolin Mongol Autonomous Prefecture, Xinjiang 巴音郭楞蒙古自治州, Xinjiang
若翰ruòhànJohn (less common form of 若望 or 约翰)
Words With Same Tail Word    
但是dànshìbut; however
可是kěshìbut; however; (used for emphasis) indeed
就是jiùshì(emphasizes that something is precisely or exactly as stated); precisely; exactly; even; if; just like; in the same way as
只是zhǐshìmerely; simply; only; but
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