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ㄅㄧ ˇ

pen

笔 is a 10 stroke, simplified Chinese character and is pronounced as in the third tone.

In traditional Chinese the character is used.

It is made up of the components (bamboo) and (fur).

  • ㄅㄧ ˇ

    pen

    • ㄓㄨ ˊ

      zhú

      bamboo

    • ㄇㄠ ˊ

      máo

      fur

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A stick of bamboo and some hair makes a pen.
by Chris

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Pronunciation

We found 1 pronunciation for 笔

Definitions for 笔 pronounced as bǐ

  • pen
  • pencil
  • writing brush
  • to write or compose
  • the strokes of Chinese characters
  • classifier for sums of money, deals
  • CL:支[zhi1],枝[zhi1]

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