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The Chinese word nai - 奈 - nài
(to bear in Chinese)





Phonetic script (Hanyu Pinyin)

nài

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English translations

to bear, what,
to endure, how, but

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Chinese characters  ( nai / nài ) with pronunciation (English translation: to bear )
The traditional Chinese characters of nài are identical with the modern (simplified) characters displayed above.
Chinese Pinyin example sentence with 奈 ( nai / nài ) Writing in Pinyin
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If you cannot use Chinese characters, it is preferable to use the Pinyin with tones. Only use the Pinyin without tones if there's no other option (e.g. writing a text message from/to a mobile phone that doesn't support special characters such as ā, í, ŏ, ù).

Tamen neng nai wo he?
Tāmen néng nài wŏ hé?

 – English translation: What can they do to me?

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

how  |  to have no choice
 
Chinese example words containing the character 奈 ( nai / nài )
无奈 ( wúnài = not to be able to do anything but )
Other characters that are pronounced nài in Chinese
More words that mean to bear in Chinese
chéng ( 承 ), ( 负 ), kān ( 堪 ), rĕn ( 忍 ), shòu ( 受 ), yīng ( 膺 )
More words that mean what in Chinese
( 何 ), shén ( 什 ), shénme ( 什么 ), zĕn ( 怎 ), zĕnme ( 怎么 )

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