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The Chinese word jiaotong - 交通 - jiāotōng
(traffic in Chinese)

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English translations

traffic, communication

Chinese characters:

Chinese characters  ( jiaotong / jiāotōng ) with pronunciation (English translation: traffic )

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交通 ( jiaotong / jiāotōng ) is composed of these characters: (jiao) , (tong)
The traditional Chinese characters of jiāotōng are identical with the modern (simplified) characters displayed above.
Chinese Pinyin example sentence with 交通 ( jiaotong / jiāotōng ) Writing in Pinyin
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Wo chu men tongchang chengzuo gonggong jiaotong gong ju.
Wŏ chū mén tōngcháng chéngzuò gōnggòng jiāotōng gōng jù.
 – English translation: I normally travel by public transport.

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(Meaning of individual characters, character components etc.)

to intersect  |  unobstructed
交通 ( jiaotong / jiāotōng ) belongs to the 1000 most common composed words in Chinese language (rank 914)
Chinese words containing the word 交通 ( jiaotong / jiāotōng ) :
jiāotōngdēng ( 交通灯 : traffic light )
More words that mean communication in Chinese
tōngxìn ( 通信 )

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