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The Chinese word bei - 悲 - bēi
(sadness in Chinese)







Phonetic script (Hanyu Pinyin)

bēi

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English translations

sadness, to feel sad for, to feel compassion for,
sorrow

Chinese character and stroke order animation"How do I write 悲 ( bēi ) correctly?"

The strokes that all Chinese characters are composed of are to be written in a certain order which has originally been defined by Chinese calligraphy. Writing all characters according to the same rules assures that their intended shape and style are generally preserved even if written by different writers.
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Chinese characters  ( bei / bēi ) with pronunciation (English translation: sadness )
The traditional Chinese characters of bēi are identical with the modern (simplified) characters displayed above.

Tags and additional information
(Meaning of individual characters, character components etc.)

sorrowful  |  miserable
悲 ( bei / bēi ) belongs to the 3000 most common Chinese characters (rank 1039)
Chinese example words containing the character 悲 ( bei / bēi )
悲观 ( bēiguān = pessimistic ), 悲伤 ( bēishāng = sad )
Other characters that are pronounced bēi in Chinese

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