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ㄅㄟ ˇ

běi

north

北 is a 5 stroke, simplified and traditional Chinese character and is pronounced as běi in the third tone.

  • ㄅㄟ ˇ

    běi

    north

    • ㄅㄧ ˇ

      spoon

2 stories have been written about this character — see all
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awkward "k" spoon at the north
by jatropos

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The dipper points us to the north Star.
by Dign

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Pronunciation

We found 1 pronunciation for 北

Definitions for 北 pronounced as běi

  • north
  • to be defeated (classical)

Vocabulary

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Collections

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VCE Chinese SL

by WillBaum 505 characters

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by Melidara 176 characters

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