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The Chinese word ding - 订 - dìng
(to subscribe to in Chinese)

Phonetic script (Hanyu Pinyin)


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English translations

to subscribe to, to agree on, to book

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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  ( ding / dìng ) with pronunciation (English translation: to subscribe to )
订 ( ding / dìng ) in traditional characters
Chinese Pinyin example sentence with 订 ( ding / dìng ) Writing in Pinyin
Before using this Pinyin example sentence, consider that Chinese characters should always be your first choice in written communication.
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).

Zhe mei jiezhi shi wei ta ding zuo de.
Zhè méi jièzhi shì wèi tā dìng zuò de.

 – English translation: The ring was made especially for her.

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(Meaning of individual characters, character components etc.)

to order  |  to book
订 ( ding / dìng ) belongs to the 1000 most common Chinese characters (rank 996)
Chinese example words containing the character 订 ( ding / dìng )
订票单 ( dìngpiàodān = reservation form ), 预定 ( yùdìng = to reserve ), 装订机 ( zhuāngdìngjī = binding machine )
Other characters that are pronounced dìng in Chinese

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