Chinese Word Entry

阿德萊德

Simplified Chinese form: 阿德莱德

Mandarin (Zhuyin): ㄚ ㄉㄜˊ ㄌㄞˊ ㄉㄜˊ
Mandarin (Pinyin): Ā dé lái dé
Cantonese (Jyutping): aa3 dak1 loi4 dak1
Definition: Adelaide, capital of South Australia

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Chinese characters used in this word

Africa, flatter, fawn upon, corner, nook, recess, prefix for people's names, used in transliteration
Readings
Mandarin: ㄚ (ā), ㄜ (ē), ㄚ˙ (a), ㄚˊ (á), ㄚˋ (à), ㄜˇ (ě), ㄚˇ (ǎ)
Cantonese: aa2, aa3, aak3, o1
Japanese: ア (a)、 オ (o) / おもね.る (omoneru)、 くま (kuma)、 お (o)
Korean: 아 (a), 옥 (og)
Vietnamese: a, á

ethics, morality, virtue
Readings
Mandarin: ㄉㄜˊ (dé)
Cantonese: dak1
Japanese: トク (toku) / おしえ (oshie)
Korean: 덕 (deog)
Vietnamese: đức
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goosefoot, weed, fallow field
Readings
Mandarin: ㄌㄞˊ (lái)
Cantonese: loi4
Japanese: ライ (rai)、 リ (ri) / あかざ (akaza)、 あれわ (arewa)、 こうがい (kougai)、 あわち (awachi)
Korean: 래 (rae)
Vietnamese: lai, lài
Variants
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