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The Chinese word la - 蜡 - là
(wax in Chinese)







Phonetic script (Hanyu Pinyin)

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English translations

wax, candle, polish

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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  ( la / là ) with pronunciation (English translation: wax )
蜡 ( la / là ) in traditional characters

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

candle  |  crayon
 
Chinese example words containing the character 蜡 ( la / là )
车蜡 ( chēlà = car wax ), 蜡烛 ( làzhú = candle )
Other characters that are pronounced là in Chinese
More words that mean candle in Chinese
làzhú ( 蜡烛 ), zhú ( 烛 )

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