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The Chinese word putaojiu - 葡萄酒 - pútáojiŭ
(wine in Chinese)

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English translations

vinous liquor, vintage

Chinese characters:

Chinese characters  ( putaojiu / pútáojiŭ ) with pronunciation (English translation: wine )
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葡萄酒 ( putaojiu / pútáojiŭ ) is composed of these characters: (pu) , (tao) , (jiu)
The traditional Chinese characters of pútáojiŭ are identical with the modern (simplified) characters displayed above.
Chinese Pinyin example sentence with 葡萄酒 ( putaojiu / pútáojiŭ ) Writing in Pinyin
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If you cannot use Chinese charactes, 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).

Qing gei wo yi bei putaojiu.
Qĭng gĕi wŏ yī bēi pútáojiŭ.

 – English translation: Please give me a glass of wine.


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(Meaning of individual characters, character components etc.)

grape  |  alcoholic drink

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