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me , ma , yāo(yao1) , (mo2) // pronunciations of 么 in Mandarin Pinyin

Basic information about 么

Unihan definition: interrogative particle; repetition of a tune small; tender

Number of strokes: 3
Examples of other characters consisting of 3 strokes: , , , , , , , , ,

Radical: 丿 4.2

HSK level: 1
Other HSK 1 characters: , , , , , , , , , more hsk 1 charaters »

Frequency rank: 63

General standard index number: 0048

Traditional variants: , ,

English translation (based on CEDICT):

- exclamatory final particle
- interrogative final particle
- suffix, used to form interrogative |[shen2 me5], what?, indefinite |[zhe4 me5] thus, etc
- variant of |[me5]
- surname Yao
- youngest
- most junior
- tiny
- one (unambiguous spoken form when spelling out numbers, esp. on telephone or in military)
- one or ace on dice or dominoes
- variant of [yao1], to shout


Unicode code point: U+4E48

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