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The Chinese word liang - 两 - liăng
(two in Chinese)

Phonetic script (Hanyu Pinyin)


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English translations

two, both, a unit of weight equal to 50 grams,

Chinese character and stroke order animation"How do I write 两 ( liăng ) correctly?"

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.
This dictionary shows you the correct stroke order as an animation for all characters so you can learn and understand how to write the character correctly.

Chinese characters  ( liang / liăng ) with pronunciation (English translation: two )
两 ( liang / liăng ) in traditional characters
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double  |  
两 ( liang / liăng ) belongs to the 100 most common Chinese characters (rank 99)
More words that mean two in Chinese
èr ( 二 ), liă ( 俩 ), shuāng ( 双 )
More words that mean both in Chinese
shuāng ( 双 )

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