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The Chinese word dui buqi - 对不起 - duì bùqĭ
(sorry in Chinese)

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Phonetic script (Hanyu Pinyin)

duì bùqĭ

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English translations

excuse me

Chinese characters:

Chinese characters  ( dui buqi / duì bùqĭ ) with pronunciation (English translation: sorry )

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对不起 ( dui buqi / duì bùqĭ ) is composed of these characters: (dui) , (bu) , (qi)
对不起 ( dui buqi / duì bùqĭ ) in traditional characters
Chinese Pinyin example sentence with 对不起 ( dui buqi / duì bùqĭ ) 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).

Zhen dui buqi!
Zhēn duì bùqĭ!
 – English translation: I’m really sorry!

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never mind
对不起 ( dui buqi / duì bùqĭ ) belongs to the 1000 most common composed words in Chinese language (rank 667)

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