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Han character

(radical 9 +8, 10 strokes, cangjie input 人卜廿口 (OYTR), four-corner 20261, composition)

  1. times, fold, multiple times

References

  • KangXi: page 107, character 19
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 760
  • Dae Jaweon: page 228, character 4
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 183, character 4
  • Unihan data for U+500D

Cantonese

Hanzi

(Yale pui5)


Japanese

Kanji in this term

Noun

(hiragana ばい, romaji bai)

  1. twice, double, two times
    • の家の倍の大きさだ。
      かれのいえはわたしのいえのばいのおおきさだ。
      kare no ie wa watashi no ie no bai no ōkisa da.
      His house is twice the size of mine.

    • 倍にする
      ばいにする
      bai ni suru
      to double

Counter

(hiragana ばい, romaji bai)

  1. times
    • この飛行機あの飛行機よりも3倍速い
      このひこうきはあのひこうきよりも3ばいはやい。
      kono hikōki wa ano hikōki yori mo san bai hayai.
      This plane is a whole 3 times faster than that plane.

    • 4の5倍
      4の5ばい
      4 no 5 bai
      4 times 5

Kanji

(grade 3 kanji)

Readings

Compounds


Korean

Hanja

(hangeul , , revised bae, pae, McCune-Reischauer pae, p'ae)


Mandarin

Pronunciation

Hanzi

(pinyin bèi (bei4), Wade-Giles pei4)


Vietnamese

Han character

(bội, bạu, bậu, bụa, buạ, vội)

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