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The Chinese word hua - 话 - huà
(talk in Chinese)

Phonetic script (Hanyu Pinyin)


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English translations

talk, to talk,
words, to tell

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Chinese characters  ( hua / huà ) with pronunciation (English translation: talk )
话 ( hua / huà ) in traditional characters

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word  |  tongue
话 ( hua / huà ) belongs to the 500 most common Chinese characters (rank 132)
Chinese example words containing the character 话 ( hua / huà )
打电话 ( dă diànhuà = to call somebody (on the phone) ), 电话 ( diànhuà = telephone ), 电话簿 ( diànhuàbù = telephone directory ), 电话号码 ( diànhuàhàomă = telephone number ), 电话卡 ( diànhuàkă = phone card ), 电话亭 ( diànhuàtíng = telephone booth ), 电话线 ( diànhuàxiàn = telephone cord ), 对话 ( duìhuà = dialogue ), 挂电话 ( guàdiànhuà = to hang up the phone ), 话剧 ( huàjù = spoken drama ), 会话 ( huìhuà = conversation ), 接电话 ( jiē diànhuà = to receive a call ), 普通话 ( pŭtōnghuà = Putonghua language ), 说话 ( shuōhuà = to speak ), 笑话 ( xiàohua = joke )
Other characters that are pronounced huà in Chinese
More words that mean to talk in Chinese
tán ( 谈 ), ( 叙 ), yán ( 言 ), yìlùn ( 议论 )

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