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The Chinese word lingdao - 领导 - lĭngdăo
(leader in Chinese)

Phonetic script (Hanyu Pinyin)


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Note: In this special case, one of the tones is pronounced differently than the (written) Pinyin phonetic script indicates. This phenomenon is called Tone sandhi.

English translations

leader, to be the leader of,
to guide, chief, head, to exercise leadership

Chinese characters:

Chinese characters  ( lingdao / lĭngdăo ) with pronunciation (English translation: leader )

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领导 ( lingdao / lĭngdăo ) is composed of these characters: (ling) , (dao)
领导 ( lingdao / lĭngdăo ) in traditional characters

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(Meaning of individual characters, character components etc.)

to lead  |  to guide
领导 ( lingdao / lĭngdăo ) belongs to the 1000 most common composed words in Chinese language (rank 652)

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